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Went from great picture to black after a couple of flickers. Sound Great.

The picture was fine, it flickered a couple of times, went black came back on then flickered again and went black. I turned it off and back on, it came on momentarily, still a good picture then went black again. The sound is fine. I had a TV repair guy come out and I don't think he had a clue. He didn't bring any diagnostic equipment in the house. He decided the (from the rear of the set) left section the the circuit board needed replacing, he took mine brought another, it made no difference. Then he took the mid section of the board and returned, still no difference. On his 3rd trip he brought in his multimeter and checked the high voltage power source. He said it was only something like 20 volts (?) and said it should be 60,000. He said he couldn't get another but he would rebuild. He came back in stalled and I heard a pop. No picture but still sound. My set was purchased 6/03 and used less than 3 months out of each year since purchased. I cannot find any repair services in the yellow pages. Any suggestions? Many Thanks Lou

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That would be the flyback could also check in this area

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