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My tv has developed a 2 inch wide vertical shadow on the left side of the screen. could this be a cause of a child throwing a ball against the side of the tv? the image is still visible but has a shadow over it.

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    I have the exact same problem, but my TV did not get bumped by a kid. Can the mirror screws be adjusted?

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Yes, it could. There is a light pipe in the light path that could now be broken from the bumping or it could just be out of line from the bumping. Another problem could be the mirrors in the projection path could just need adjusted by the 3 screws that are beside the mirrors. This may also happen when bumped.

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