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High pitched sound

Hello, i have a quasar 29" standard tv and it's making this really annoying high-pitched whistling sound, and if you slightly scoot the tv or tap the side of it, the noise will temporarily stop. How or can I fix this?

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Re: High pitched sound

You can fix this if you are very careful. it is call a high voltage leak. inside of the tv, close to where the power comes in will be what is called a high voltage transformer. if you are electrically inclined, unplug the tv, take the back off and then hook the power line up and turn the tv on. with the lights off in the room and a flashlight handy, look at where the sound is coming from. locate where the sound is coming from and look very carefully(very carefull not to touch with your hands or head to any part) for a white-ish blue arc of electricity. if you can see this then that is where the problem is. to fix it you will need to put something in between the two places that it is arcing from. a piece of plastic or silicon putty or anything non-conductive will work. again, be very careful or you might get the dogsnot shocked out you.

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