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Puprlish bright whites

All bright whites come through looking lavender with a 'halo' around them.

this just started happening - no change to setup

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Check out on the main board it could happen due to moisture on the board.
or keep the unit ON for some extra time it may start working properly as the board gets heated and the moisture may start disappearing.

Posted on Sep 27, 2008

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Try to reset the color orientation of the tv.. and also i want to know if theres any near magnetic object on the tv.

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bb0cf99.pnghttp://www.fixya.com/support/r2861467-solution_video_looking_whiteish_dull

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bb0cf99.pnghttp://www.fixya.com/support/r2861467-solution_video_looking_whiteish_dull

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