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Samsung TX-R3079WH picture out

Hello - the TV initially started to display a stretched warped picture, like the picture was bending - i could not adjust the DPI or resolution as it remained bent - for example - watching football - the hash marks weren't a staight line they were bent - then I started to smell an electrical burn smell - then the picture went out and the TV does not turn on - Any ideas? My warranty expired two months ago - go figure. The customer service rep indicated it could be my lamp - can i do this myself - i'm concerned it will cost a lot of money if i take it in to the repair shop - Any ideas/suggestions is greatly appreciated - Thank you Fred

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  • fred_macdowe Sep 28, 2009

    Dave - so what do I do? do i take it too the repair shop? surely a 700.00 TV can't be shot all together? and I find it hard to beleive that i'm the only one that ever had this problem before ? thank you Fred

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That tv is a crt set and known to have bad yokes , but they are bonded yokes so you need to change the crt , and that is not avail anymore sorry

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