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Vertical Line in center of screen

All of a sudden my tv only displays a 3/4 inch line down the center of the screen. the sound works fine and changes when I change the channel on the remote. I called a television service professional and was told that it may be a "vertical card". Researching this "card" online had yielded 0 results. I however have found several suggestions based on the same problem only with a Horizontal line. now I do not know if this card exists or if it is a componet that can be easily replaced. if anyone here has any information that may help me with this problem please reply

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  • cyberdemon Dec 26, 2007

    The line in question goes from top to bottom. Sorry for not being more clear in the first post.

    Where would I be able to purchase the intergrated circuit if it turns out to be the problem? id there a IC for Horizontal or is the Vertical IC responsible for both?



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Never heard of so called card myself but ,is the line your talking about from top to bottom or from side to side in the middle?straight across middle is called horizional which means vertical problem so you have either bad capacitors 35uf 100v ,1uf 50v, or bad vertical output ic.

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