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My Sony 65" RPTV went yellow and then black. I think something blew, shorted or something. I get sound and a yellow picture if I turn on the unit after a wait. Any suggestions?

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Have you tried unplugging from the wall for a couple of hours

has the the lamp ever been changed?
Try removing and reinstalling the lamp to make sure that it is seated properly.

Have you ever touched the optical assembly mounting screws?
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