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RCA F32632SB problem

It appears a diode came loose from the main board in my television and managed to burn a hole through the board and short the tv out. When I had it still together if I plugged it in I would just get a high pitch whistle. The board is burnt up, there's not question about it. A quarter of it is charred and melted. I've been online looking for a site that sells the parts I need and I'm not having any luck. Could you point me in the right direction please? Here are some pictures of the damage: Respectfully, Bryan

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Can we some how, get pictures of the damage taht would load??

Posted on Mar 17, 2007

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That is a coil for the pincushion circuit in the TV. The part number is 215506 and here is a link to purchase the part.

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