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Sony Bravia KDL 40S20L1

I have a sony bravia KDL 40S20L1 40" that was purchased less than a year ago from Costco. The screen now has a thin line down the middle from top to bottom . What would cause this? there is no scratch on the outer shell it is internal in the picture.

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    Any Guy May 11, 2010

    it sounds like a bad panel. If it is visible in the on screen display and the menue it is most likely the panel.

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You should have a 1 year warranty from Sony. Call them before it expires. This is probably a LCD panel issue.

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