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Loud pop and now Vizio 37 TV will not work

Tv was working fine then when I went to turn it on with the remote there was a loud pop and now the TV will not come on. I hooked another TV up to be sure the power surge protector works and it does. Would like to know if the TV is fixable.

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This sound like the power supply board went bad. You should check that. See if the fuse on the board is blown first.. You can get a "pulled" power supply board on the net if needed.

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