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Vizio 42 inch flat 14 months old. Picture works, but constant flicker. Am I out of luck?

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  • rainaesp Apr 13, 2009

    42 inch Vizio 14 months old. Clear screen but constant flicker.? please tell me something good

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Do you get the same issue if you play form a DVD player?
The power surge can also cause tv to ficker, remove it and try and let me know

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I think you may be in trouble here....

It MIGHT be the lamp's power supply board, but I suspect you actually have a bad bulb in it and it's causing the flicker.

The power supply is expensive enough, but the lamp would be Ungodly Expensive to replace.....

And don't try to replace ONE lamp, that comes as an assembly.

Contact Visio for replacement parts.....

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