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THIN BLACK LINE DOWN CENTER OF TV

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    I have a thin black line down the middle when I first turn on the TV but it goes away in about 15 - 20 minutes after the TV warms up. What is the problem?

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How do you solve this problem of the black line down the middle of the tv?

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It sounds like a dead pixel. if its under warrenty you might be able to get it fixed. If you purchased a extened warrenty they'll be able to fix it no problem

Posted on Jan 26, 2009

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SOURCE: Black line down the center of screen

I had the same problem to and I fixed it.
At the bottom of the plasma there are six or seven ribbon cabbles that come out of the panel and connect to like driver boards. Each ribbon drives that section of the panel. Mine had it down the centre so I unplugged that ribbon cable and on the underside of a metal plate attached to it there are four big resistors and four small ones. The big ones labelled 100 required resoldering. Once they were resoldered it worked just fine.

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SOURCE: red static in black background ~ thin line running down center

Robjrpena,

Did you find a solution to your "red dot" problem? I'm having the same issue :(

Thanks John

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