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My samsung home theatre shuts down every 10 to 15 minutes,

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My samsung home theatre shuts down every 10 to 15 minutes
JA: Has your Samsung done this before? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: probably 10 years old
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: This started happening following repairs after some internal components were fried - dont know how
JA: Anything else you want the electronics expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: its the 5 CD changer

Hi, Im sorry to hear that. This is caused by a bad electrolytic capacitor on the power supply section of this unit.

The part you need is about 1 dollar, but it requires testing to determine the exact one that is causing this failure.

Any electronics tech can find this bad cap and replace it for you locally;-)

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