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When you turn it on the picture comes on for a second then it's black.i have sound but no picture.how do fix it?

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This indicates that either the backlights (CCFL) or the inverter. If it is the inverter, you might be able to check the board for a burnt transformer. Replacing the florescent lights would involve taking the TV completely apart, buying a CCFL tester, and replacing the bad CCFL with a new one. i would recommend, if you cannot find any burn marks on the PCB, then it is quite possible that it is the backlights.

my opinion. this is a lot of would and could potentially cost a lot. i would just buy a new tv.

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