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The whole picture has a red/purple tint - Sony KP-51HW40 51" Rear Projection Television

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  • jasonward Sep 13, 2008

    i have this same problem. about a year ago was the first time i saw a difference. all of a sudden while i was watching tv, it went crazy and started giving me a weird light show. but it seemed like after me playing with the settings it got a lil better. But a couple days ago it happened again and its so much worse. there is nothing i can do to help it at all! The picture has a purple/red tint and there seemes to be a lot of yellow at times.Please help



    if anyone can help, my email is jasonwardmusic@yahoo.com

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2008

    Our Lamp went out now theres a Red Halo and the colors are messed up the repair man said its the panel i believe a circuit instead of a tube hr assures us thats the problem and that its worth us to repair since its not that old & cost $3400.

  • blakeman_cla May 11, 2010

    I don't know if the picture color went red all of a sudden or over time because it was given to me, I need to know if this is worth repairing or not.

  • blakeman_cla May 11, 2010

    Don't know because it was given to me

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