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Changes to Repairing Samsung 60" LED TV UN60FH6003FXZA T-Con failure Introduction

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Symptoms:'''Board Specifications''': Samsung UN60FH6003 Timing Control (T-Con) Board P/N BN96-28944A (BN97-07663B) [ ] '''Symptoms:''' [ … ] - TV turns on [ … ] - Have sound [ … ] - dark screen (backlight on, changes brightness depending on content) [ … ] - can turn TV on/off, change channel, etc. with remote [ … ] Other symptoms this fix would most likely solve: [ … ] - picture shows inverted colors [ … ] - screen has vertical lines [ … ] - half of the screen has no picture (backlight still on) [ … ] - symptoms that suggest the video processing unit is malfunctioning, while all other things seem to be working [ … ] Diagnosis: [ … ] - T-Con board failure (most likely), everything except picture was working [ … ] - Main board failure (less likely), main board couldn't process visual information [ … ] Fix: [ … ] 1. bought replacement T-con board (I bought from ebay) - Board P/N BN96-28944A (BN97-07663B) [ … ] 2. open TV by removing back cover (place TV face down, remove all screws, lift plastic back off) [ … ] 3. remove metal plate that covers the T-con board, at the bottom of the TV. use caution not to damage ribbon cables attached to the T-con board [ … ] 4. disconnect top ribbon cable by squeezing the sides of the adapter and pull it out carefully [ … ] 5. disconnect bottom two ribbon cables. flip up plastic cover on the adapter/socket that locks the pins. lift out ribbon cables. [ … ] 6. remove and replace new T-con board [ … ] 7. reconnect all ribbon cables [ … ] 8. install the metal plate, tv back cover
Symptoms:'''Board Specifications''': Samsung UN60FH6003 Timing Control (T-Con) Board P/N BN96-28944A (BN97-07663B) [ ] '''Symptoms:''' [ … ] - TV turns on [ … ] - Have sound [ … ] - dark screen (backlight on, changes brightness depending on content) [ … ] - can turn TV on/off, change channel, etc. with remote [ … ] Other symptoms this fix would most likely solve: [ … ] - picture shows inverted colors [ … ] - screen has vertical lines [ … ] - half of the screen has no picture (backlight still on) [ … ] - symptoms that suggest the video processing unit is malfunctioning, while all other things seem to be working [ … ] Diagnosis: [ … ] - T-Con board failure (most likely), everything except picture was working [ … ] - Main board failure (less likely), main board couldn't process visual information [ … ] Fix: [ … ] 1. bought replacement T-con board (I bought from ebay) - Board P/N BN96-28944A (BN97-07663B) [ … ] 2. open TV by removing back cover (place TV face down, remove all screws, lift plastic back off) [ … ] 3. remove metal plate that covers the T-con board, at the bottom of the TV. use caution not to damage ribbon cables attached to the T-con board [ … ] 4. disconnect top ribbon cable by squeezing the sides of the adapter and pull it out carefully [ … ] 5. disconnect bottom two ribbon cables. flip up plastic cover on the adapter/socket that locks the pins. lift out ribbon cables. [ … ] 6. remove and replace new T-con board [ … ] 7. reconnect all ribbon cables [ … ] 8. install the metal plate, tv back cover

Parts

  • Samsung UN60FH6003 Timing Control (T-Con) Board P N BN96-28944A (BN97-07663B) x1 removed.