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Pink and purple picture

I changed my bulb on the t.v. due to the picture going darker and darker. It worked perfectly for two days. When I turned it on today I have an immediate picture that is bright but it has pink/purple over tones. I've adjusted the setting and even turned it back to original settings. It is a 50" Sony KDF-B50A10 . Any info will help as I'm not sure if I want to sink more money into it.

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  • Chuck May 11, 2010

    sounds like the optical block. is the sony on screen dislpay affected by this as well.get back with me.

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Definitely bad optical block or "light engine".Common with Sony and EXPENSIVE.Some moodels were given an extended engine warranty because of problems ,but NOT this model.

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