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Samsung 55inch Smart TV went out

So I was playing my Xbox on my TV and noticed a faint electric burning smell. I stopped and investigated the room and nothing. I continued playing and later noticed that it got stronger. Looked around the entire house and didn't find the source. I was then watching tv when going to sleep and all of a sudden the smell got worse and the picture on the tv started going out and the screen seemed to be sparking. I immediately unplugged it and left it off. I am at work now and will be taking a look at it when I'm off but wanted some pointers on what could have caused it and what to look for and see if it is repairable. Thanks in advanced.

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@mojo68 the smell could be any component inside your TV but my first suspect are capacitors on your power board that have given up. Samsung as usual has a bad run with capacitors. Keep your set unplugged and remove the back off it. The take a look at all the board. See if find some obvious damage. Post some images with your question so that we can see what you see. Use this guide Adding images to an existing question for that

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