Having problems with your Dell E173FP 17" LCD Monitor ?

There screen will not switch on and the power light is flashing

Answers :

This was the same symptom on a Dell 19" LCD monitor I got and after disassembling it found a
\015\012shorted transient absorber diode (ZD15) on the power supply board. This diode is a protection diode between the 5V and 12V output. You do not need it
\015\012to be in the board but if you want to keep the same
\015\012protection on the board I suggest you order a
\015\012replacement from Digikey.com or Mouser.com.
\015\012You will need to know how to separate the front bezel from the rear casing to get to the power supply board. I have a picture of the power supply board and the bad part is at the bottom left of the board with the designator ZD15.
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