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Pink bar across top of tv screen

I have a 2+ year old Sony 46" LCD Projection HD TV. The picture and sound are just fine, but it has developed a light pinkish colored bar ( about an inch thick ) that goes across the entire top of the screen. Can anyone tell me what the problem might be, and if it would be an easy/not too expensive repair?

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This could be from 2 things. 1 is the optical block is going bad or 2 you got a peice of dust blown in from the cooling fan and its blocking the color filter internally. If you are capable you can take the tv apart and blow compressed air into the color block and remove the dust. Hope this helps

Posted on May 25, 2009

  • daconvik7 Dec 08, 2010

    I just experienced the same exact problem two hrs ago. I also have a very faint blue bar across the bottom. I always keep my t,v. clean and hope that i may have blew some dust in there myself when i swept the intake out. I **** out the dust from the intake about every 3 months. If you watched the t.v. in widescreen, you wouldn't notice it.

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