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The power to the system was shut off at a light switch on accident and everything that was plugged into the power strip shut off but it all came back on except the phillips home theater system and now it wont even show lights or anything.... please help

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Re: no sound nothing

As I found somewhere on the internet; there are two 470uF/25V capacitors on the power supply board in the sub-woofer that are the cause of buzzing, crackling and then eventually no sound. Go to Radio Shack and buy two Catalog #: 272-1030 470uF/35V capacitors and change them out. They are in the middle of the Power Supply PCB and are close to the long flat aluminum heatsink. Make sure you match the polarity properly when replacing. Your unit will be as good as new and will proibably last forever now.

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