Question about Polaroid FLM-3734B 37 in. LCD HDTV
Have the same tv and had the same problem. might be bad capacitors for the screen easy job to replace for the do it yourselfer and is not costly. just remove the back housing and feel the capacitors. if they feel like they bubbled up then they are bads and have to be replaced.you can find a step by step on youtube just type in the same info. good luck.
Posted on Jul 29, 2010
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Initially, the described problem with the Polaroid FLM-3701would indicate a power supply problem. While this could be nothing but a fuse that blew, a faulty cord / plug or even no power to the outlet, it could also be caused by failure of the power supply to fully turn on either:
This is then a hardware fault and would require that the unit be opened up to effect repairs.
Options then are:
Offhand, while test points, voltage checks and repair steps could be provided, it is necessary to use a multimeter to determine voltages at certain pins while the Polaroid is live. Is a DIY being considered?
Good luck and thank you for asking FixYa.
Posted on Jul 09, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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