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I have had a Hitachi 50" LCD 50V500 or (50V500A) since 2004. Within the last couple of days, it has developed a bluish-tinted triangle shaped blob in the picture from the center of the screen to the bottom that extends across 2/3 of the bottom of the picture. Any ideas what could cause this?

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This would be due to a decode going out, since the docder is part of the tuner this would need to be replaced, You can check out this website and see if they can come to you and help you with your unit www.teexp.com just put in your zip code and see if you can have someone look at it for you. There is not much we can do on a email based system but to tell you what the problem is and provide a best solution for your money, if you do not mind please accept the solution and rate me based on your experience here.

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