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Lg 42pc1d plasma tv red sparkles

This is a common problem having been on av forums website just wondered if you know anything that might help, basically red sparkles appear in any black area of tv, its worse when you first turn it on with a large area at top of screen completely covered with red sparkles. Someone mentioned it might be the sustain voltage that needs lowering, any help would be appreciated thankyou

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  • raster Jun 11, 2008

    I began having the same problem with my LG about a month ago and it was getting progressively worse. The set is still under warranty. I quizzed the tech about the problem and got several evasive answers but in the end he let it slip that the cure may be a new set (at no cost to me). This is obviously a problem with LG and it is apparently becoming very common;

    maybe even epidemic..

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I had the same problem, LG came out and it turned out to be the board that filters out the interference around the screen. I pretty sure that was it, took them 10 mins to fix by replacing a few of the boards inside the screen. Sorry I can't be more specific but its not an unfixable problem, so nothing to worry about.

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