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Purchased a VIZIO VO400E HDTV on 1/14/2010. Before I even unpacked it, I noticed fumes like circuit board or plastic coming from the package. The fumes come from the ventilation grill at the top of the set, get stronger when the set is on but persist even when the set has been off overnight. The fumes seem to have diminished slightly in the last few weeks. Though the set performs well and gives an excellent picture, I'm thinking of returning the set and buying a different brand just to be rid of the fumes. Friends who have purchased other brands of HDTV do not seem to have this problem of fumes coming from their HDTVs. Anyone have else have this problem with a VIZIO HDTV?

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After posting this problem we did call Vizio. They sent out a repairman (had to wait over a week) who fixed it by: Replacing the LVDS cable and the main board. (Just like somebody on this blog wrote somewhere!) We also had just previously called our cable company who came out (also free) and checked our system only to find the cable running around the house to the tv needed replacing as it was sending zillions of errors. The red flowing problem (called "red pixilation") was due to the Vizio LVDS cable and main board being faulty from the factory.
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