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Our TV has only 2/3rds visible. The 1/3rd is black and is not using full screen view. The aspect ratio is set at 16:9. this is also showing up on the DVD mode. No matter what you select for aspect ratio it does not matter. It simply is not dispalying the right side of the picture.

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Y Main board has failed.

Y Main controls vertical lines in the picture. Plasma TVs have x2 of these Boards. One for left and one for right. It sound like one of these has failed. Loose connections may also result in the symptom you reported

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