CE Tech Tips — February 2020wpengine
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JBL Subwoofer, MP418SP
Reason for Service: Motor boating audio
Solution: Checked main filters (8200uF/110V) for bad solder, arcing on board, etc. Cleaned all and resoldered.
JVC TV, LT46AM73
Reason for Service: Set powers on and off, but no picture or backlights
Solution: Replaced Q3817 and Q 381, plus open 1A fuse.
LG TV, 47LK520
Reason for Service: No video, but has backlights and video
Solution: Removed and cleaned LVDS cables on both ends.
Samsung TV, PN64D8000FFXZA
Reason for Service: Shuts down intermittently
Solution: Found bad solder at TS801 and TS802. Resoldering fixed set.
Samsung TV, PN51D6500DFXZA
Reason for Service: Shuts down, or Picture and Splash screen alternate every few seconds
Solution: Replaced main board.
Samsung TV, LN-T5265FXAA
Reason for Service: Set has sound and video but no backlight
Solution: Found bad solder connections on T1801 and resoldered.
Samsung TV, LN46A650A1F
Reason for Service: Dead set
Solution: Found and replaced two 1000uF/25V caps in power supply.
Vizio TV, SV320XVT
Reason for Service: Back lights don’t work
Solution: Replaced Q203 & Q204 on power board, as well as R209, 0.1 ohm/2W.