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I have a 70 cm Sony Tv that went off after a violent

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I have a 70 cm Sony Tv that went off after a violent thunderstorm& lightning yesterday y in Durban. The DSTV is workiing as my 2nd TV is not affected. What do I do ?
JA: What's the make and model of your tv, and can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Sony Less than 3 years. Trying to find the documents
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: 24 hours probably affected by lightning . When I switch on the green light comes on & everything goes off in a few seconds
JA: Anything else you want the electronics expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Not really
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Consumer Electronics
Expert:  Aric replied 11 months ago.

Hello, What's the model number off the back of the Sony?

Also what exactly is it doing- are there any signs of life on the TV at all (power light lit or blinking, screen comes on, etc.)?

Expert:  Aric replied 11 months ago.

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