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Rca tv wont turn on after lightning storm

My 5 year old 32 in rca tube tv will not work after a lightning storm.  The tv now makes a loud buzzing sound.  I can smell it getting hot or electrical smell after being pluged in for a little while

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Re: rca tv wont turn on after lightning storm

This is tipical you have some caps in the main ac power supply that are designed to take a spike of ac one is probably open or shorted if you are brave open set and see if you can see where smell is comming from.get back to me

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Re: rca tv wont turn on after lightning storm

It is high voltage section failure

better call skilled tech to fix it.


Posted on Oct 15, 2007

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