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Sony KV-32S20 Tube TV

I purchased the TV in 1996. A couple of days ago I was watching it and the screen just went black like it was off (no lines, static, light etc.). The "Video" lettering does not appear on the screen when you switch it to video mode either. The audio works fine and you can tell by the audio that its changing channels when you change the change channel on the remote. The Standby light continues to flash. Turning it off for a few hours didn't change anything.

I appreciate any solutions/diagnosis you can offer.

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