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Tv screen has a red/orange glow in the middle -should be black

I have a hitachi ultravision 50" hdtv and when the screen should be black it has a redish/orange glow in the middle - any idea what would cause this and how to fix it? the glow started out small in the center of the screen a few months ago and is gradually growing and filling the entire screen except the outside 6-8" now. could this just be caused by a lamp that needs to be replaced?

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I have the exact same problem. I had purchased a new lamp shortly after the warranty expired and never needed to use it. I decided to install it today to see if that helped with the red glow. No difference. Someone else posted that when the TV is moved (we just moved from Canada to the US) it can misalign or damage some component. Still trying to figure out what that is...probably cost more to fix that a new TV!!!

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