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Toshiba theaterview tz50v51

While watching tv heard static sound and picture and audio went. also smelled a burnt electronics smell. shut tv off and turned on and nothing happens just red light on by power switch and it is not blinking.

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My guess would be flyback however your lucky you might be able to see a burnt spot on the board giving you a better clue.

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