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I have a blue starburst that is constant on the screen. Very visible when dark colors are on, when light colors are on, the area of the blue starburst is a light yellow cloud. Any ideas of what the problem my be?? I have changed the lamp. TV was purchased in Feb '04

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It is the optical block, the heart of the LCD, it was defective. We had ours replaced twice. Under warranty.

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