Question about Philips 42PF9630A 42 in. Plasma Television

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Philips 42" plasma model pf5521d

Last week the tv made a loud bang whilst turned on and then no power/ screen/ sound. it is not possible to turn it on from the on off switch at the side. It is 1 year and three weeks old and therfore out of warranty according to the retailer. I will be dealing with them but can anyone suggest why it would suddenly do this after a year's trouble free viewing ?

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  • Paul May 11, 2010

    Prior to it blowing up was it making any strange noises the week before. Like a whistling or whining on turning it on or was the picture flickering oddly then would settle down pretty quickly? Also was it running abnormally hot at any time?

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The Z sustain module blew it's transistors. It may have been initiated by the Y sustain board going bad. I always replace both at the same time so as not to waste $250. You will find a Y sus board will run you between $250 to $350 and a Z sus is a little cheaper. I wouldn't replace one without the other. Let me know if this helps.

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