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I heard a loud pop sound and my 48 zenith plasma tv picture went black. Even the words "video 1" don't show up when selected. It's getting power; The green/red light is on. I've checked all the connections. I've unplugged and replugged. Is it dead?

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  • lolypop Apr 23, 2008

    this just hapened to me. its a zenith Z50px2d, only 2 years old, plasma

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Does anything come on the screen? Input display box? 
If no:
Sounds like it could be a blow capacitor. Cheap part, but need someone with a little electronic know how repair to fix it.

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