Having problems with your Computer Monitors ?

I have a Priaceton VL1916 moniter comes on for a very short time then goes dark


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Look at the power supply for bad caps with bulging top first, common problems, post back what you see inside so we can guide you further, see example of failed PRINCETON monitors due to bad caps: http://s807.photobucket.com/home/budm/allalbums
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I have a Priaceton VL1916 moniter comes on for a very short time then goes dark


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