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Model KF-42WE610 Inside of screen is full of dust. Can I take it apart and clean it myself? Thanks, Ray

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Yes you,can clean it by using a blower or vacumm cleaner and paint brush.

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Major job to disassemble this unit to clean it. I recommend a qualified Sony tech to do this. With great care and a very sharp ended blade the from protective shield can be cut off, but the Sony two sided tape is no longer available. So it should only be done by complete disassembly.

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http://esupport.sony.com/US/perl/news-item.pl?news_id=206
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Models: KF-42WE610, KF-50WE610, KF-60WE610, KDF-70XBR950, KDF-60XBR950, KDF-42WE655, KDF-50WE655, KDF-55WF655, KDF-60WF655, KDF-55XS955, KDF-60XS955, KF-42WE620, and KF-50WE620.



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Otherwise there is a full recall on all 50XBR1's and 60XBR1's for ANY video issue.
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Models: KDSR50XBR1, KDSR60XBR1

Subject: Optical Block: Warranty Policy and Part matrix by serial number.

Resolution: As part of Sony’s commitment to quality, Sony is announcing that it is extending the limited warranty (parts and labor) for optical block replacements on the models listed above until October 31, 2008, regardless of purchase date. Authorized servicers should follow the normal process for warranty claims for this issue.

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