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Sounds like something overheated and fried. I suppose you could take it apart to which part looks black.
Prolly needs a new circuit board and/or capacitor. Not sure what the repair cost would be, since it seems Vivitar is no longer in the flash business.
buy another 285HV on Ebay, either broken, for parts, or for replacing your dead one. Keep your old one fer parts.
Posted on Oct 19, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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