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My 50v500a 50in. has a reddish tint to it.

I can adjust the color but it does not clear away the reddish tint.

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Your light engine needs to be replaced, iv done about 20 of thease, if your under warinty, call your warinty company, if not, yhe part is around 400 dollars, it is a hard one to change yourself

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