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Screen isnt clear

It looks very red

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You have what is called a optic block problem
it will have to be replaced to correct the problem
if your the original owner you might want to contact hitachi consumer relations and see if they would offer some assistance with the optic block assy
you would be responsable for the labor and tax,s but still would give you your set back at a fair cost

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