Philips Magnavox 25ts54

dismantleNovember 20, 2007

Help Pee Wee,

I'm helping a friend trying to repair their tv. It's a Philips smart series 25ts54 c122. A part on the board has burned up (It's blue-green and assuming it's a capacitor) the position on the board it C506. Unfortunately it burned up enough I can't get any details from the piece. The TV started to smell funny and then smoke started coming out so they unplugged it. Later when they plugged it in, it wouldn't turn on but was making a quick ticking sound and then started smoking again. I removed the burn part and the TV now turns on and works without smoking. Obviously the parts there for a reason and would like to replace it but I don't know exactly what c506 is. *** Based on posts - I replaces the c506 with an upgraded 820pf 3kv capacitor and now the TV turns on and I have sound but now I only get a horizontal thin line. What happened? It was working OK without the capacitor at all and now it won't work with or without the capacitor - just a horizontal line in the middle of the screen. What should I be looking for now??

Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
previous post about 50ML8105D
My previous post about my Magnavox/Phillips 50"...
plug-in tart warmers - parchment-paper safe?
Hi, re: plug-in wax-tart warmers: Is it safe to cover...
Sounds like a fan going bad
I have a Magnavox 50ML8105D/17 (DLP-TV)..there is a...
plug-in 15w bulb caused sticky mess (wax melt)
Stupid me, I bought a plug-in wax melter / tart-warmer...
POTS phone extension over local ethernet?
Through a mess up in communication I got a gigabit...
Sponsored Products
Sonoma Valley Bath Bar
World Physical 1:30 Laminated Wall Map - 54W x 33H in. - MILWLDPHYS
$40.00 | Hayneedle
Arteriors Home - Jenson Marble Floor Lamp - 79934-322
Great Furniture Deal
Madeli Sanremo 24" Bathroom Vanity - Matte White
Modern Bathroom
Wendell Wall Sconce
Chocolate Chenille Club Chair & Ottoman Set
$99.99 | zulily
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™