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I have a Vizio (vsb210ws) sound bar. Im getting an error

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I have a Vizio (vsb210ws) sound bar. I'm getting an error code (D) Thermal shutdown occurred. I have unplugged the sound bar and made sure that the ventilation slots are clear. It continues to fade in and out with sound and with error code (D). What should I do now?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Consumer Electronics
Expert:  Aric replied 5 years ago.

Hello, My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will be glad to assist you.


I'm sorry to hear about the problems you're having with your Vizio.


If the unit has been unplugged for at least 15 minutes, to allow it to cool and the ventilation slots are clear, then this indicates the output IC of the soundbar is faulty.


This directly drives the speakers and is prone to heat damage. The Bar itself needs service to have this chip replaced by a Sony Service Center.


I can send you the link if you'd like.


If you need further assistance, let me know.


Customer: replied 5 years ago.

Yes please send the link.


Expert:  Aric replied 5 years ago.

Thanks for the reply.


Here are the Vizio Authroized service centers in the US:



Electronic Spare Parts

VIZIO offers these supplier parts contact information for your convenience. In the event service is needed on your VIZIO product (after the warranty period) and a replacement part is required, please contact one of the following VIZIO authorized spare parts distributors with the required part number.

Encompass Inc.
7060 State Road 84 #12
Fort Lauderdale FL 33317

Sears Parts Direct
P.O. Box 9009
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19433 San Jose Ave
City of industry, CA 91748
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Global Electronics Supplies, Inc. (Canada Only)
5600 Timberlea Blvd
Mississauga, ON L4W 4M6
Phone(NNN) NNN-NNNNx237 ; 1-(800)-668-8776
Fax(NNN) NNN-NNNN 1-(800)-387-6980

Out of Warranty Service Providers

Indusys Technology, Inc. (ITI)
(888)(NNN) NNN-NNNN(English and Spanish)
Hours of operation: M-F: 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM (PST), SAT: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM (PST)

(800)(NNN) NNN-NNNN(English and Spanish)
Hours of operation: M-F: 5:00 AM - 7:00 PM (PST), SAT: 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM (PST)




If you need further assistance, let me know.


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