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No picture black circle in the middle, I have sound

I have sound my tv is a plasma abt 2 years old i was wathing it and then a black circle started spreading and getting bigger to almost the whole screen. I can see some pix around the edge? someone stated it was the gas inside.

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Hi,
there is a bad display ic need to be change;
better call a service man;

Thanks for using FixYa.

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    please let me no if any solution works for u.

    Thanks for using FixYa.

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Its a cosly issue to get it solved manually calling a tech is necessary in this issue.

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This sounds like the screen was defective and the gas inside the screen has escaped! This will have to be fixed by a pro!

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Try reset .

Unplug the unit from power chord for 30 minutes and plug back the power chord to the unit .
This will reset your unit .

The symptom indicates problem in hyper board . You need to replace it .

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Yep, that is a faulty plasma display, and it is an expensive part to replace.

Confirm the model so that I can find the replacement part.

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