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Our Sylvania model 6842pfm made a loud pop and went to

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Our Sylvania model 6842pfm made a loud pop and went to standby. Now when I turn it on it goes right to standby. I can see a green light blinking inside the back cover.
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Sylvania is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: I think it is about 9 yrs old and the model # is 6842pf m
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: just happened yesterday for the first time. I unplugged the tv for a short time and plugged it back in. let it sit unplugged overnight and tried again this morning with same result.
JA: Anything else you want the electronics expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: just that a green light is blinking inside the tv.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Jack replied 11 months ago.

Hi , I`m Jack , I will be helping you today
Can you please send me a reply when you are ready to proceed ?
Note that I need time to type and research for parts and info if needed so don't be surprised if there are delays between replies
Also ,Could you please give me the tv`s model number written on the back cover ?