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Tv died Watching tv last night and it turned off by itself, unplugged it then plugged it back in. It tried to turn on, then it went black and a flash of white light came out from the back. Also there was a hot plastic smell coming from the back. Weve had no problems with this tv since buying it brand new, any suggestions would be helpful. Thankx

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It sounds like the high voltage transformer went bad, There is no fox for you to do unless you have experience and the knowledge to fix and repair solid state TV sets. Play it safe and call out a RCA service center to give you an estimate. Good Luck

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