Computer help forum: Burning smell from flat-screen TVs and computer monitors?

by: mlpearson79 June 1, 2010 11:40 AM PDT

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Burning smell from flat-screen TVs and computer monitors?

by mlpearson79 - 6/1/10 11:40 AM

We are losing our minds looking for the smell we are getting in our house! I read another thread pertaining to this smell and there really was no solution. Is this a common thing? We have two newer flat-screen TVs and a new flat-screen computer and monitor. It is a hot plastic, burning plastic smell. We had the guys from the "Geek squad" come to look at the TV and they found nothing. None of these appear to be particularly dusty and because they are new, there is nothing inside that is dusty. Anyone else experience this?

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