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"pop sound", picture out, burning smell...?

My Sony rear projection TV made a "pop" sound, the picture went out, then there was a burning smell... could that be a bulb? Matthew

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Usually, yes. A bulb that has audibly 'popped' will be apparently bad if you pull it out of the TV (shattered). Other times this is a lamp ballast board.

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