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No power I own a Toshiba dvd/vcr model SD-V394. Used to work fine, then one day, no more power. I've tried different outlets but cannot get the unit to turn on. Is there a fuse or something that I can replace?

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Re: No power

It's very unlikely that you will be able to repair a unit with no power.

You can check the fuse, but if you're not into electronics, you will not know how to test the electronic components and explaining how to do so is beyond the scope of this website.

As these units are under $100, it is unlikely you will find a repair shop willing to repair it. Also, parts such as the transformer mentioned by buzzcasper are unlikely to be available unless you have a scrap unit to scavange from.

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Re: No power

I've got one too that the same thing is happening. Just downloaded the schematics and parts list and hope to have this repaired soon. If someone has repaired this before, please let me know. So far, I thing the switching transformer is bad.

Posted on Feb 13, 2008

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