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Loud pop Last night the tv made a loud popping noise, like a light bulb burning off excep much louder. The TV stopped working, no picture, no sound. This morning I turned it on, the green light comes on, the fans come on and but still no picture and no sound. There is a bit of noise that it had never made before. The filter was quite plugged up. Can this be repaired? What do you folks recommend

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Check the lamp.
Pull it out and look at it.
More than likely the lamp has shattered inside the set and needs replaced.
Bulb replacement is made for consumers and can easily be replaced.
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