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LG RT-42P245V-Band of pink

There are bands of pink runing vertical on my Plasma TV screen.
This happened about 2-4 mins after the TV was turn on. And it get worst with double the image. Can you tell me what is the problem and how to fix it. Thanks

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The PDP (plasma) panel has gone bad and need to be replaced. This is not a user serviceable part and cost about 1/3 of buying a new unit plus the cost of labor for a two-man job. I would hope that this unit was purchased less than 1 year as warranty for parts and labor is 1 year. If not I do hope you purchased an extended warranty or paid it with a MasterCard (some MC card provider extends the warranty by another year). Cost of repair for flat screen TVs are high so it really a wise investment to purchase extended warranty. Fixya offers extended warranty on your future electronics purchase. Hope this helps.

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