Magnavox LCD not powering on

While watching a show the darn tv shut off and the red light indicating standby didn't turn on. I tried unplugging it, waiting 10 mins, and holding down the power button. It's completely dead and I read online that it's due to a power supply board failure. I replaced the fuse as it was blown out and the transistor was dead as well. The parts were replaced with the same voltages as the originals, and I purchased the kit from Unfortunately when I plugged in the tv I saw a spark come out from the area in which the transistor is located. Now the fuse, the transistor, a resistor and a diode are dead. Anyone here have an idea as to what could possibly be causing these components to short circuit? The tv model number is Magnavox 40me324v/f7. I can't seem to find much online in regards to that particular model, and shopjimmy no longer carries the power supply board. All help is appreciated.

Sponsored Links
By entering this site you declare you read and agreed to its Terms, Rules & Privacy and you understand that your use of the site's content is made at your own risk and responsibility. Copyright © 2006 - 2018 DIY Forums