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I have a Samsung TV and the last two years when I turn it on

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I have a Samsung TV and for about the last two years when I turn it on it just clicks the red light comes on then goes off and goes on goes off and it clicks for about 15 minutes before the TV actually comes on. Any idea what may be wrong?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.



I will need the model number please found on the back of the set?


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi Anthony the model number is ***** 74661F8
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.


Thanks for the info

It very much sounds like you have a problem with the capacitors on the power-board these devices tend to leak/balloon up or have raised domed tops its a very common issue with samsung sets, if you think you can do work yourself with the set please let me know basically you have two options replace the capacitors or replace the powerboard, let me know if you can do this I will provide all the necessary info and on going support.

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Many Thanks