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My vizio P42 went "pop" black screen with sound, any ideas?

Watching tv I heard a loud POP and then no picture, only sound. called the tv repair guy. He came over and said he had to take it to the shop. Calls me next day says that tv is shot, not worth fixing. I don't know if I believe him. He had mentioned something about keeping it for parts if I didn't want it and he wouldn't charge me anything. Sounds alittle fishy to me. Any Ideas?

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Your TV mainboard is damaged and need to be replaced, the price should be around $80-190 and you can do it yourself.

Posted on Jun 06, 2009

  • Anonymous Jun 06, 2009

    If you are going to pay the tech ask him to explain you in detail why is not worth to repair it, if you have sound that means only the mainboard is damaged and can be repaired for a reasonable price.

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