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WESTINGHOUSE TVHD SK-26H240S RED LIGHT ON BACK INDICATES: SPDF OUT. HOW DO I FIX THIS?

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Check to see if you are getting 12vdc feeding the T-CON board. the gray glowing means the backlight is working.
If you are going to DIY and have proper tools and know safety precaution then please read on:

Please see my basic troubleshooting guide here:
http://www.fixya.com/support/r5093881-lcd_flat_panel_tv_troubleshooting_guide

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capacitor_plague

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SOURCE: I have a Westinghouse Sk-26h240s TV and it doesn't start, that was before a shut down of electricity of the house, how can we fix it? It has 4 years with us

I see so many here with no sound/nopicture issues:

ISSUES:

1. IF sound main fuse/s are good.
2. If no power or standby check main fuse, standby power supply and any signsof damage you can see---burnt parts etc.
3. almost all these sets the troubleshooting involves checking voltages on the main power board to narrow down theproblem.
4. Be safe and if you do not know what you are doing don't open the set.

Answers to issues:

1. RE:fuses---if a blown fuse is found get a good replacement(not the genericones like Radio Shack). Many fuses are special even aside from amperage--Don'tput a higher rated amperage fuse in the set for any reason.

2. RE: power supply in set: if total dead aside from main fuse the set uses astandby power supply that runs 7/24 and a main supply (some are combined andsome not.

Here aside from checking fuses you want to examine all the filter caps on thepower/standby to see if any are puffed up or buldged up in some fashion--Iattach a photo of a good one---top should be silver metal and PERFECTLY flatand have no brown material coming out on top or bottom.

What happens in the standby area is they use caps with too low a voltage rating(saves money) which causes them to fail in a year or two---the standby runs7/24 and the heat dries out the caps and they fail.

3. Trouble shooting consists of the above and then at some point you have to buyand try a board to see if it fixes it or not.

4. Safety first--no TV set is worth getting injured or even killed over.If set is opened at least look for puffed up and bad caps like in thisphoto.4_23_2012_6_21_35_pm.jpg

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Fault to the main power supply regulator section. Either it will be a separate board, or the part of main board. Check and replace damaged component/s at its main power regulator [SMPS] section circuit. Contact any service technician. If you wish to get some details; check the site linked here. Pull up older posts.
http://electro-medical.blogspot.com/

It will be best to replace the power supply regulator board as card basis rather than making "Surgery" to it; which usually will make loss for both money and time. Even though you can make it right, it will cost around an amount equal to the cost of a new board; including the cost of (spare parts + service charge) More to say, most of the spare parts to it will be difficult to get from open electronic spare part market. This is true to most of the flat panel TV power supply boards; irrespective of its brand and screen size.

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SOURCE: THERE IS A RED LIGHT ON IN THE BACK OF THIS UNIT THAT INDICATES: SPDF OUT. HOW DO I FIX THIS?

There is usually a small black toslink cover that blocks the port to stop crud getting in when not in use
it produces light when the TV is on so cover the port with the toslink plug/bung or a bit of black tape

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THERE IS A RED LIGHT ON IN THE BACK OF THIS UNIT THAT INDICATES: SPDF OUT. HOW DO I FIX THIS?


There is usually a small black toslink cover that blocks the port to stop crud getting in when not in use
it produces light when the TV is on so cover the port with the toslink plug/bung or a bit of black tape

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Turn set on picture for a few seconds then it


Check to see if you are getting 12vdc feeding the T-CON board. the gray glowing means the backlight is working.
If you are going to DIY and have proper tools and know safety precaution then please read on:

Please see my basic troubleshooting guide here:
http://www.fixya.com/support/r5093881-lcd_flat_panel_tv_troubleshooting_guide

http://s807.photobucket.com/home/budm/allalbums

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capacitor_plague

Parts: www.shopjimmy.com

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capacitor_plague
Please post back what you find.

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