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Year and a half old hdtv acting up. 15 to 30 after turning on, vertical hold goes crazy,then picture/color distortion. If I turn off for 5 or 10 min. will be OK for 15/20 min. then start again. I am pretty much a DIY person and feel that I could repair this myself if I knew what part I might need.

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  • rogshilly Aug 04, 2010

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After the TV has been on for a while: unplug it and, remove the TV's
back cover; feel the individual components on the circuit boards to see which feel too hot compared to the other components using only one hand.
then: go get a can of component cooler or, freon from a radio shack store.
remove the TV back while the tv is on and warmed up, not working well;
spray each: i.c. or, component that appeared too hot;
when the TV starts working correctly, you will have found the problem part replace that part.

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First off I need to know the exact model number of the unit. Once I have that information I can try and assist you further.
Thank you,
lee

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