ShopJimmy TV Repair & Share Success Stories

LED Screen malfunctioning - Jack on October 4th, 2018

I have a Samsung 75" TV 4k that stopped working after a lightning strike at my home. The center section of the LED was out, but the outer sections worked. I order the power supply board/LED and installed. One installed TV worked like new again. One s... Read More >

Vizio 27in TV - Kenneth on October 4th, 2018

Followed basic troubleshooting and was able to repair and replace main board. Used You Tube videos to trouble shoot. It's been a long time since I repaired a tv, back when they had vacuum tubes. TV is working and I saved money by not having to pay fo... Read More >

  • TV Model: Vizio E320-A0
  • TV Symptoms: No Audio, No Picture, No Power

LG 50 repair - Mike on October 2nd, 2018

Thanks to this website and of course, YouTube, the TV that the electrical storm fried back in August is working again. Better yet, it was my Mother-in-law's, and since she had bought another one, she gave us this one for our family room. Winner winne... Read More >

Pop Goes the TV - Robert on October 2nd, 2018

Watching tv one day and I heard two pops and it shut down. After calling Samsung every name in the book, I did some research to see what could be the problem. Samsung's are known for blowing capacitors so I took the back off but could not find any ... Read More >

Blown TV Speakers - Brian on October 1st, 2018

The TV in my bedroom has just sat there for over a year with blown speakers. And it's a nice fairly new 50in Sanyo flatscreen so I didn't want to just pitch it. So I googled what to do and found ShopJimmy somehow and I'm so glad I did cause for less ... Read More >

LED Backlight Strips - Brian and Jennifer on October 1st, 2018

While researching my TV problem, I found Shop Jimmy You Tube step-by-step instruction for repair. My son decided he could do this! For the most part, everything went smoothly. We had one glitch not addressed in the YouTube. After laying the n... Read More >

  • TV Model: Other
  • TV Symptoms: No Picture

Loud pop then entire tv went dark and wouldn't turn on - Paul on October 1st, 2018

After this happened, I did some searching and found that that the likely culprit was a blown power supply board. It was an easy enough task to replace. I just needed to get the board. ShopJimmy had the part I wanted cheaper than anywhere else (even i... Read More >

  • TV Model: Other
  • TV Symptoms: No Power

TV not working following a power surge - Kevin on September 30th, 2018

A friend brought his LG 49" LED TV to me. He said it stopped working following a lightning storm. I checked the power supply, there was no stand by light. Some components on the main board checked out to be inoperable. Weighed the options of replacin... Read More >

  • TV Model: Lg 49LF6300-UA
  • TV Symptoms: No Audio, No Picture, No Power

Sharp Plasma TV - Preston on September 29th, 2018

Stand by light flashes. Replaced the power supply. The power supply works great.

I messed up at first but Shopjimmy come to the rescue! - Jerry on September 28th, 2018

I followed the Youtube vid most others here have also done but I went a different route, I purchased LED strips from a used TV parts vender on Ebay, I didn't read the entire add but seen the LEDs that would fit my TV so ordered them for 35 bux shippe... Read More >

Power Supply Board - Robin on September 28th, 2018

My TV suddenly went black. Had happened a few weeks earlier but came back on the next day. This time it did not. I had sound, but no picture. After asking a few questions on a FB group, someone told me to hold a flash light up on the screen and see i... Read More >

Two TVs salvaged - Daryl on September 28th, 2018

Our house took a lightning hit earlier this year that zapped almost everything with a circuit board including a almost new 55” Sony and a 4 year old 32” LG. Insurance replaced both TVs but an online search brought me to ShopJimmy. I bought the ki... Read More >

  • TV Model: Lg 32LN530B-UA
  • TV Symptoms: No Audio, No Picture, No Power

Fixed remote issues! - James on September 26th, 2018

Intermittent issues with the tv remote, it was either a bad tv remote or the IR sensor itself on the tv. Installed new batteries on the remote and used my cellphone camera to see if the IR is visible and checked out fine. Bought and installed the ... Read More >

First time repair a success - Howard on September 26th, 2018

I went online to try and figure out the problem. The web sites told me the power board could be the problem. Found shop Jimmy on you tube and watched how you replace the 3 circuit boards. as the problem could be any one of the circuit boards. Amazin... Read More >

LG LED strip replacement - Marc on September 25th, 2018

My LG TV would not turn on but flashed the LG logo for about a half second on complete re-power. Voltage readings on the main power board would sag even with downstream components disconnected (80VDC would drop to ~65 volts. 13 VDC would drop to ~11 ... Read More >

  • TV Model: Other
  • TV Symptoms: No Picture

Vizio Repair - Matthew on September 25th, 2018

Sitting at my television late at night I heard a "POP!" on the rear of the television and small plastic pieces hit the rear of the case. I took the power cord out and plugged it back and still no power. A quick diagnosis showed that it was probably... Read More >

Don't toss out that DLP just yet. - Arthur on September 25th, 2018

Mitsubishi 65" DLP. Didn't have white dots which seems to be the common problem but 1/2 the screen was stuck with horizontal lines. The other 1/2 of the screen was perfect. Determined it wasn't the lamp so took a shot with a DMD Chip Replacement. ... Read More >

It Works again!!! YAY - dave on September 25th, 2018

A couple of months ago a lightning strike hit very near my house. Odd situation where I had all of my tv's internet hard wired, lightning went through the internet cat 5 cables and fried 3 of my Vizio TV's. After searching around for replacement... Read More >

Brought life to my tv again - Ramiro on September 24th, 2018

Brought life back to a tv I bought about 5 years ago Thanks

  • TV Model: Other
  • TV Symptoms: No Audio, No Picture, No Power

Vizio TV repair no picture - Joe on September 21st, 2018

Have a 2 year old Vizio TV. It suddenly had no picture but had sound. I did research on the internet for symptoms came across this website. It was easy to navigate and find the correct parts. Just watched videos then ordered the parts. It was an easy... Read More >

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