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Philips tv 27PT6441/37 horizontal lines about 3in wide on top of the screen.

I have philips tv model# 27FV6441/37. on top of the screen there is 3inch of horizontal lines with the reflection of the picture. please help.

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  • klownparadox Dec 26, 2008

    have a 3in section on top of screen that reflecs the image back down the screen

  • anne2233 Jan 21, 2009

    Wow, I have the same problem. I didn't think I'd find anyone else
    who did, too. Now, we just need a solution. I can't find
    the horizontal hold button on this TV. But, the horizontal lines
    about 3 in wide on top of the screen started a about a week ago.
    Help!

  • Anonymous Jan 26, 2009

    Same problem here...totally aggrevating

  • ws76 Jan 29, 2009

    Same problem it started out smaller a few days ago and has progressed. The white lines are behind a green.blue, then red line.

  • jenameyers Feb 08, 2009

    I have this problem too. It just started about two weeks ago. Any ideas? I had a problem last year with the screen only being in black and white. This was caused by static build up and was fixed by unplugging the television for one hour. I tried this to fix the line, but to no avail.

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2009

    Same problem, lines on top. I'll bet we'd all pay for a fix, anybody

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2009

    I have the same problem and aparently there are many others out there like us. Check out the link below which refers to a potential fix. I haven't tried it yet but it's worth a shot.



    http://ths.gardenweb.com/forums/load/ele...

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I'm having the same issue with this TV! From the top of the screen to about two/three inches below there are thousands of horizontal lines with a whitish tinge which seem to be reflecting what is just below these lines! I’ve never seen this issue on any TV ever! From what I am seeing now is that many people are having this issue and more! We should put a class action lawsuit against them! If anyone knows anything, please post the info. Many tech forums are loaded with issues for these TV’s but this issue seems to be prominent!

My mom had two Phillips TV’s; one just under two years, and the other just under a year and Phillips refused to fix either without a large expenditure on her behalf. She told me never to buy Phillips and I should have listened. Phillips used to be a great company so I don’t really know what has happened? This was a TV for my Grandmother and it wasn't at a bad price not to mention the picture was great albeit severely over scanned.

As for her TV, we had it about two weeks over a year and Phillips said there was nothing they could do! They said they would pay for the cost to replace the tube if I took it to one of their dealers but they said the cost to bring it there and repair would fall on me! Also if the issue was not related to the tube I would have to pay everything OOP! The lady laughed on the phone and said even if it had been under six months or under a year they would still only pay to fix the parts and everything else would cost me! WTF?

The moral of the story is NEVER BUY PHILLPS/MAGNOVOX EVER! You might be getting the TV deal of the century but it is not worth it in the long run. I originally thought my mom was nuts, but now looking back considering the issues others are having, and realizing the **** poor way Phillips support deals with ALL problems, they’re simply not worth the money or trouble. I WILL NEVER buy another Phillips, Magnavox, or Funai product ever again, whether it is a TV, clock, DVD player, and/or ANY electronic device! If you do you HAVE BEEN WARNED and WILL BE SORRY!

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