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Digihome PVR160 will not turn on.

There are no lights on the front of the box and the mains feed to the power supply is fine. Would anyone have a manual for this or any ideas,
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The power supplies to these units are prone to letting go. Unplug the unit, leave for awhile, then open it up. Have a look at the power board (the one with the power cable leading to it) and take a close look at the capacitors. If any of them are bulging or leaking, replace them.

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