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My 3 year old climbed on the counter and got ahold of a bottle of disinfectant and proceeded to clean my 65in. Vizio tv with it. It dripped down in the front and now it has no picture, just vertical lines shooting up it. I unplugged it hoping it will dry out. What part could it have damaged? Or if I replace the t-con board, power supply board, main board or the Led driver will any of these fix the issue?

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It rather depends on where the liquid went. However I don't think it will have done the LED screen itself any good at all. And if that is the case the TV is probably a right off. A visual inspection of the boards might help, but you might finish up replacing all the boards! In such case a new TV might work out cheaper. Are you covered for accidental damage at all?

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  • Jessie Stewart Aug 09, 2017

    No coverage that I know of. I think I had a 2 year warranty but I doubt it covers that. However, I found a complete kit with every board in it for a pretty decent price. So if i were to replace all the boards, would it fix the problem or is there more to the screen operating than that?

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    Grubhead Aug 09, 2017

    Replacing the boards, providing there is no screen damage might solve the problem. Make certain you wipe dry and clean any of the wire connections before fitting the boards in place. You don't want any trace of the bleach around. Be careful not to touch the boards with your hands, due to static discharges from you to the parts. Use either insulated gloves or an earthing strap, which you can buy cheaply.
    The warranty would not cover it and is of course void once you go inside the unit. I was thinking of household insurance.

  • Jessie Stewart Aug 09, 2017

    There is no visible damage to the outside of the screen that I can see. I haven't taken it apart yet and I'm not a repair lady so I'm not exactly certain what all the screen consists of. It powers up and has back lights just no picture, only vertical lines that flash around and then it goes blank. I don't really know how it all operates. I've fixed my old dlp projection tv so I guess I'll learn something new when I operate on this one.

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Logic Control D Board got nothing to do with this problem. This is your main power supply gone bad(usually not the sub power supply). I just repaired my VIZIO by replacing main power supply. Just remove back cover and your board will be right in the middle of the screen. Just get board part/serial # and google it. My best price was through eBay(around $100). Everything is fine now.

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Rolling or sync bars can be caused by bad caps in the tuner. I also had a brown film all over my board. Clean with alcohol and repace the 2.2/50 caps in the tuner. l

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In fact; you have to replace the display panel too to make the TV a new one. Contact any service technician. It will be best.

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