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LCD lines out!..

Discussion in 'Computers, Games, Electronics etc' started by eg6sir, May 25, 2010.

  1. eg6sir

    eg6sir Supa Mod Moderator VIP

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    alright, it happened a while back and at first they'd come and go.. now they're there all the time... i was doing some reading online and think i found the problem, the TCON board/LCD controller.. its on the left side of the screen so its not that big of a deal.. just pisses me off when i look at it.. luckily the TCON board for my TV is only $30-$40 used

    thoughts?
     

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    just punch it :shrug:
     
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    jamesA Well known pissed off telephone guy VIP

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    I tried that with my netbook, and yeah the netbook didn't fair well afterward.
     
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    welcome to the club. mine did this last year. warranty it if you can.
     

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    been almost 3 yrs.. i've contacted Samsung 3 months after warranty and they said tough luck.. seems like its something i may be able to do myself if its just replacing that board.. i might also contact a Tv repair place and supply the part myself
     
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    Hondadude141 ¿pɐǝɥ ɹn ɥʇıʍ uıop nɥɔʇɐʍ

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    Its actually pretty easy to do and a TV place shouldn't charge you much for it at all.
     
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    so you've done it? i may youtube a video on it..
     
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    ive opened up a bunch of LCDs its not tough at all. pretty much the LCD is plugged into a control signal board and a power board. if you have other features, like cablecard or whatnot there may be a few other boards but they are always joined together with regular internal-pc style connectors.
     
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    Yep, twice now, and its really simple. What brand and size TV is it? Ill see if I can't point you in the direction of parts and instructions.
     
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    i need to just call some places and see what they'll charge to replace it..
     
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