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This should be a scan failure indication. Usually its the flyback assembly, horizontal output transistor and a failure in the driver circuit, and or the power supply. It is possible the vertical amp could cause problems.

Your set will require shop service. The tech could troubleshoot for the fault and replace the defective parts. It may be of better value to replace the set.

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Posted on May 12, 2010

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