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    LCD TV not working - help?

    My in-laws have a 32 inch Magnavox TV. It started flickering on/off a few days ago and finally gave out and won't turn on now at all. So they went and got a new one and gave me the tv. So if I can get it fixed I can keep it. Anyone know what the problem might be or where I should take a TV nowadays? Do people still work on LCD tvs?



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    Re: LCD TV not working - help?

    Is there any red light on the tv that indicates whether or not it is on or off?



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    Re: LCD TV not working - help?

    It's a magnavox...throw it away



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    Re: LCD TV not working - help?

    I have a 19 inch Samsung in our kitchen and it quit working and found youtube videos about the capacitors going bad. I figured out which ones were bad and replaced them and works like new.



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    Re: LCD TV not working - help?

    Is it plugged in? :)



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    Re: LCD TV not working - help?

    I need a new tv..............................................



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    Re: LCD TV not working - help?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    Is there any red light on the tv that indicates whether or not it is on or off?
    Weird thing...the red light is always on. Won't go off. No picture or anything but the red light is on. It won't turn off either unless you unplug it.



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    Re: LCD TV not working - help?

    Yeah that is how it is with most TV's, that means it's not a power problem.



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