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Top half of screen blacks out

Recently my 42" plasma has been blacking out, but it is only the top half of the screen. It will do it sometimes when the tv is on for a short time and sometimes it takes a couple of hours for this problem to happen. when this happens there is no set duration that the top half stays blank, it could be a few seconds to several minutes. What could be the cause of this problem? Thanks for any help!!!!

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Re: Top half of screen blacks out

Today, after speaking to the Sansui Manufacturer representative from Japan. He stated that all you need to do is to turn off the closed caption from the TV remote and not the DVR remote. Black screen can occur at the top half or the bottom half of the screen depending on how it was originally setup during installation. Try this and hopefully this fixes the problem.

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