Having problems with your Samsung SyncMaster 204BW LCD Monitor ?

My Samsung SyncMaster 204B has had a blinking power light and absolutely nothing on the screen for awhile. Can I fix it? I assumed I couldn't...


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I agree with buddymc, it sounds like a common failure on DELL displays. It may be caused by different causes, here is another example: http://josepino.com/?howto-repair-dell
Hello,

It sounds like you have a monitor with a common problem. After a few years some LCD monitorswill blow a power supply. The problem is caused by parts calledcapacitors overheating in the confined space of the monitor. If you aregood at electronics repair/soldering you can usually fix the problem. Check out a few pictures on my web site www.ccl-la.com/badcaps.htm You can take the back cover off your monitor and look for the bad parts,replace any that look like the pictures and your monitor should workfine. The capacitors do need to be installed with the correct + and -connections, note the stripe on the old one and insert the new one thesame way. If you don't want to try the repair yourself we offer a repair service for $35 plus shipping.

I hope this helps, if so please rate my solution.

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