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Sony TV KP-51HW40 solid red lights [timer/standby+stereo]


this is my first post and first problem [hopefully the last aswell]...

i have a sony TV, model#KP-51HW40. it was working just fine until this friday. we had lots of rain and our basement got flooded. since TV was on the floor [its a huge unit with its on base-stand]...bottom part of the tv stand got wet. since we were busy trying to take care of water no one paid any attention to the TV. but when we did, it didn't work. the timer/standby and stereo red lights at the front were ON and SOLID. they are not blinking at all, just solid red lights for both stereo and timer/stand by. how can i fix this problem? i don't have any manual or TV orioginal remote. all i have is a universal remote.

any help / assistance is greatly appreciated.

thanx in advance


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  • dervaish Aug 17, 2008

    i sure can do that but where exactly is the main board located? at the back? i know there is a brown board at the back. maybe the main board is inside it. not sure though.

    thanx for your reply and help.



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If the main board by chance got wet you will need to use a blow drier to try and dry it may already be beyond fixing if water goi into it

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  • Anonymous Aug 17, 2008

    the main board is in the back of the tv inside if you take the back off the tv it will be the big main board with all the circutry on careful its high voltage



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