Having problems with your Westinghouse LCM-19v1 Monitor ?

I have a Westinghouse LCM-19v1 SL that only stays on for a few minutes. Then turns blank screen. Then I have to reboot the PC to get it to turn it back on again. I tested the power supply of the monitor w/ a multi-meter. Everything reads fine. Is there anything else I can do? The monitor is like new, given to me from a friend.I'd hate to trash it.


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\015\012It sounds like you have a monitor with a common problem. After a few years some LCD monitors will\015\012blow a power supply. The problem is caused by parts called capacitors\015\012overheating in the confined space of he monitor. If you are good at electronics repair/soldering you can usually fix he problem. Check out a few pictures on my web site www.ccl-la.com/badcaps.htm You\015\012can take the back cover off your monitor and look for the bad\015\012parts,replace any that look like the pictures and your monitor should\015\012work fine. The capacitors do need to be installed with the correct + and\015\012- connections, note the stripe on the old one and insert the new one\015\012the same way. If you don't want to try the repair yourself we offer a repair\015\012service for $35 plus shipping. If your problem is not the capacitors\015\012then it would be the backlights and that is much more difficult to\015\012replace.

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The power cable on mine is the same as my tower power cable, just a standard cable as used on most pc's
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