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We have a 42" sony LCD hdtv it's 4 years old and now has blue dots that seem to be multiplying plus a blue area on right of tv getting bigger. Can it be fixed? what is it?

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This is a optical block issue, this is a expensive repair try calling sony and see if they will help you with the cost.

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I had this exact same issue with mine. Started noticing the "blue cloud" on the bottom portion of the screen.

Please follow this link and the instructions listed. I opted for an "upgrade" that was offered (brand new 46" bravia lcd) but sony had also offered to fix my tv for free.

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My suggestion to you is to get on the phone with Sony and start complaining, then keep complaining until they agree to pay for it. Even if it is out of warranty.
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