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42inch dell plasma

My screen went black except the center looks like black paint sliding down inbetween the screen and whats playing on the tv can some hell me its just over a year old and they want me to pay 1400 dollars to send it back to get a new one

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Re: 42inch dell plasma

The black bars are a common problem with these dells. My understanding is the warranty is good for two years. Be persistant with them.

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