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POP goes the Plasma

I have a soniq 42" plasma tv. The other day a loud pop sound came out the back of the tv while turned off and now the power light will not come back on.

any help would be great

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  • wolfman23 Feb 27, 2008

    Thanks for the help,
    I forgot to also ask if any one would know if this kind of problem is worth getting fixed???

    Thanks

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You've lost the standby voltage, probably due to varactor or passive component failure...accordianman

Posted on Feb 26, 2008

  • Michael Borelli Feb 27, 2008

    I would take the plunge on a repair. shouldn't be much over 175..accordianman

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