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how to identify the fuse on a sony kdl-40sl140 lcd tv and replace

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how to identify the fuse on a sony kdl-40sl140 lcd tv and replace it
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Anthony F. replied 6 years ago.

Anthony's TV :

Hello JA Customer I have been fixing Tv and Electronics since I was 5 years old With better than 20 years experience and 17 years in business

Anthony's TV :

What fuse are you looking for ?

Anthony's TV :

and why?

Anthony's TV :

is the tv completly dead?

JACUSTOMER-tyiu46o0- :

yes tv is completely dead and have tried multiple outlets

Anthony's TV :

ok have you located the power board?

JACUSTOMER-tyiu46o0- :

yes

JACUSTOMER-tyiu46o0- :

i just dont know what it looks like for sure

JACUSTOMER-tyiu46o0- :

what does it look like and where is it located on the power board

JACUSTOMER-tyiu46o0- :

hello?

Anthony's TV :

follow the plug into board

Anthony's TV :

the fuse will be right where the ac plug into the board

JACUSTOMER-tyiu46o0- :

is it white and tube like?

Anthony's TV :

yes

JACUSTOMER-tyiu46o0- :

ok it looks to be welded in is it easy to take out?

Anthony's TV :

no it should be in a socket but you dont have to take it out]

Anthony's TV :

you need a meter to measure it

Anthony's TV :

is it open or good?

JACUSTOMER-tyiu46o0- :

i dont have a meter

Anthony's TV :

then you can go no further

Anthony's TV :

you cant see the fuse inside

Anthony's TV :

you have to test it

Anthony's TV :

and its very rare that if the fuse is bad that it is the only problem

JACUSTOMER-tyiu46o0- :

what other problems do i look for if the fuse is ok?

Anthony's TV :

you need a meter

Anthony's TV :

you have to test wether anything is coming off that power board

Anthony's TV :

I suspect there isnt

Anthony's TV :

but anything other than measuring it is guess