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i have a philips 50 ambilight plasma tv, the screen went out…

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i have a philips 50"...
i have a philips 50" ambilight plasma tv, the screen went out but it still has sound. What do i need to replace and is it worth it
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TV Technician: James, Technician replied 8 years ago
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Hi There,

It sounds like either the inverter board which powers the backlight, or the power supply which powers the inverter board is faulty.

Are you wanting to fix this problem at home or are you just wanting to know how much it would cost to repair ?

Are you comfortable working with electronics ?

James
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
i am wanting to fix it at home
TV Technician: James, Technician replied 8 years ago
Hi There,

Could you provide me with the model number of the unit please ? It should be on the rear of the unit near the power cable inlet.

James
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
model # XXXXX 50PF9630A-37 I went to philips website and tries a software upgrade but that didnt help. If u look redal close at the screen you can see a few mainly red and green pixels flashing around likke maybe its trying to come on
Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Relist: he never answered backk and it said the question was finished.
he never answered backk and it said the question was finished
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