Question about Hitachi 46W500 46 in. TV/DVD Combo

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Picture is unwatchable

When the TV is first turned on it looks fine, after about 1 minute the picture starts flickering. As time goes it, it begins getting scribbly, with purpleish lines appearing all over the screen. If left on long enough, the entire picture starts getting darker and squishing towards the center of the screen.

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  • jdinnie Mar 12, 2009

    Playing on xbox 360, screen flickering, then fuzzy lines, Switched off but now can hear x box connected but tv screen is dark. Ok for tv channels, wii etc.

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I have not seen this happen in a long time. Ok first of all that is a sign of poor High voltage regulation, which is not user serviceable. I suggest you find one of the shops on Fixya that can fix this for you, or you can take it to a shop near you.

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