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Hello! I have a problem with my kdf-e50a10 sony wega. When i watch TV i see a yellowish vertical line right in the middle of my tv is like 10 inches wide, all the way from the top to the bottom of the screen. Any idea what it can be?

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This is caused by a failure of the optical block of your TV. The only way to fix the issue is to replace the whole optical block which is very expensive ($1000+) and time consuming (need to take whole TV apart to replace the part).

The optical block in your model had inherent issues and there is currently a class action lawsuit pending against Sony for this issue. Up to date information reguarding the lawsuit can be found here: http://www.sonya20tvclassaction.com/main/home.sfx

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