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I have an almost three year old Vizio Vo32LHDTV10a. I heard a pop in the back and the tv shut off. The orange light remains on but that is all, the tv will not power on more than that. Are there fuses i can check? would a new power board fix it? Any help would be greatly appreciated, it is football season! P.s. I have minimal experience with electronics.

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My friend, its hard to say without taking the back off. It could be a capacitor in the power supply that blew or a regulator ic on the main board. Since its a 32", I would get an estimate first, of which I bet you wont get it fixed. My best advice! Treat your self to a early Christmas present. One of the best sets I have worked on and cost effective is a Samsung.

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how do i turn off the orange light on the vizio tv, it won't go off after the tv is turned off?

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Solutions (2) Best Solution That little fella is only turned off by unplugging it. If all those little lights in America could be turned off we could do with one less nuclear power plant. If unplugging it is not an option, my wife's solution is to cover it with a piece of black tape.

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