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Repair issues I had my tv repaired in august, it took a month. They said the main board for the tv had fryed. I got the tv back on a thursday and had it plugged in for two hours and the tv went out again. (no picture, no sound, light comes on to indicate power.) I left it unpluged until friday evening tried it again, didn't work. Unplugged it again and plugged it back in saturday night and it works. Can anyone suggest what might be going on. Thanks in advance.

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  • Anonymous Nov 20, 2007

    Same thing happened when I had mine fixed . The service tech said that the whole lot of main boards where defective from the manufacture and I had to wait for them to produce a new lot .

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Call the repair shop back to let them know that there is a possible fault and have it notated they must offer some kind of warranty on their repairs/

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