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3 light x-lines across TV screen

I just bought and installed a 47 inch new ProScan TV. About 1/3 the way down 3 light lines of x"s are barely visible across the screen. I sent in my warranty card but don't know who to call for assistance. Thanks for your help !
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Proscan is now owned by RCA, you will need to call the number below and explain the warranty info.
If your concern is urgent, we can be reached by phone at 877-794-7977. Our hours are 8AM - 8PM Monday - Friday EST and 10AM - 7PM EST on weekends. 

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From elsewhere on the web:

"Proscan used to be the RCA high-end trademark; RCA (at least the TVs) was purchased by Thomson; they leased the proscan name to a Korean outfit that has the TVs made in China.
I've never owned a Proscan (post RCA)... but the internet buzz is that they are of inferior quality and that it's virtually impossible to get support in the USA. I would qualify that: Costco is selling Proscan TVs; they extend the warranty by one year (to two years); and if you have a problem, ya got Costco behind you. So I guess unless you buy one at Costco, you should pass"

Perhaps you need to contact the entity at which you purchased the television.

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