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Tv turns off after it gets hot

My RCA tv comes on fine and works fine for maybe 5-10 minutes. Then it shuts off and comes back on for another 5 minutes. Then it seems to shut on and off, on and off and you can hear it popping and crackling in the back of the tv. If you let it cool off it will work again but the same thing happens. My set was manufactured in 2002.

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RCA TV's of that vintage are known for having bad solder joints in the power supply stages and they become very remperature sensitive.

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