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Vizio 3632-0172-0189 IR sensor board repair kit is the actual three lead sensor IC. Looks identical to the sensor IC for Vizio IR sensor board 3637-0022-0189 and others. Are they interchangeable?

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Vizio is the best one to answer that question.

Posted on Dec 17, 2016

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  • Wayne K Werner
    Wayne K Werner Dec 18, 2016

    I've tried Vizio. If Vizio were forthcoming with an answer, I wouldn't be asking in this venue.

  • richie46 Dec 18, 2016

    If in doubt, then your best bet is to go with the exact same part lest you have compatibility issues and possibly damage the set some more.

  • Wayne K Werner
    Wayne K Werner Dec 19, 2016

    The sensor for the 3632-0172-0189 board isn't available any more. The sensor, which appears to be identical for the 3637-0022-0189 and others is available.

  • richie46 Dec 19, 2016

    Well, it does not look like you have much choice. If the alternate part is not very expensive you can always cross your fingers and see if that does the trick. Hopefully you have menu access from the tv in case the fix does not work. Good luck!

  • Parts Runners Jan 29, 2018

    You can purchase the board here:

  • Anonymous Feb 08, 2018

    It does not have a second socket connection for manual tv buttons



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