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Picture covered with 1/2 black screen

From time to time the the left side of the picture is covered with a black screen.Turning the tv off and back on clears it up for a short time.

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Re: Picture covered with 1/2 black screen

Next time it does it instead of turning it on/off to correct it,try taping on the side just to see if it reacts if it does you will be looking at a loose conection in the horizontal drive circuit.Seek assistance from a technician to correct the problem.Right now it should no be expensive.

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