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Black line on middle of screen

I am getting a blackline that runs vertically in the middle of my screen. It is a 42" plasma superscan tv. The line pops up for a couple of minutes then goes away. It comes up a couple of minutes after the tv has been turned on

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  • kristenmyers Dec 23, 2008

    I have the samething. It just started today! PLEASE LET ME KNOW HOW YOU FIXED IT!

  • Anonymous Dec 28, 2008

    I have the same problem. How do I fix it?

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Hopefully you still have under warrantee. If not, sorry. This line if memory serves me right is because the tv has 2 picture panels on each side of the TV (they join up together to make one picture). Toshiba did not realize that the panels will start slipping thus creating this fine line from the top of the screen to the bottom. They have revamped the newer models and placed glass to adhere the panels together. Even though my TV was under warrantee I got a new one and have had this one for 1/2 year and now the picture just blew (there is sound but no picture.)
Take your TV back if it is under warrantee.

Posted on Jan 19, 2009

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