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Blue stain on the image projected by my PLV-Z3

About a month ago my Z3 started projecting a blue stain down the right side of image. It seems to change shape somewhat and sometimes there is some image ghosting. I have cleaned the projector and checked the bulb. I am guessing the LCD panel is starting to go - D'oh!

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  • Anonymous May 27, 2008

    I had this problem and yes it was the LCD

    I had it fixed by Sany for about 400.00

    I would get a PLZ-2000 IF I was to do this again rather than spend more money on the PLV-Z3

    They said it was the use of the Keystone

    Good luck to you

  • Anonymous Sep 12, 2008

    yes also my ble panel is out

  • james2911 Dec 22, 2008

    Same thing, but add blue dots on the screen also. Sanyo want 600 to fix now. Thinking about buying a new Sanyo Z60 for 900 out the door. Any concerns with the Z60?

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I had the exact same problem with my z3, Turnes out it was the blue filter.
I used the full service manual, and managed to fix mine using the diagrams, and troubleshooting section.

You can get the full service manual here.
http://yama.co.za/forum/index.php?topic=147.0

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