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Sharp XG-C50X has a blue tint horizontaly on the image.

Our XG-C50X was recently re-lamped and also had the fish eye lens replaced. Installed it back and now there is a blue tint across the image. Other posts describe this as possibly a bad (blue) LCD panel. It seems as though we had another issue simalar with another of our XG's a few years ago that was under warranty. Sharp repaired it and I'm thinking they called it a Prism????. Is this the same part? Either way...how hard is it to repair? Where can I get the part? Any other thoughts are greatly appreciated.
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Blue tint can be cause of bad blue lcd and this symptom can come when LCDs have dust layer inside.
Prism is complete 3 LCDs assembly with all built in filters.
I would suggest 2 solutions...
1) unplug and replug Blue LCd ribbon cable with care in circuit board.
2) remove lamp and blow air in prism assembly to remove dust inside with air-blower. try to blow air in all possible slots / ways what you find there.

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