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Samsung HCM553W 55 in. Rear Projection Television - image duplicated

Model: Samsung HCM553W 55 in. Rear Projection Television
Problem: image appears 'duplicated
', similar to what you would see when watching a 3D movie without the green/red glasses :). Did a bulb burn out? Is it repairable?

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Christophe

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  • cmadier2 Apr 21, 2008

    It's out of warranty. I've contacted a repair man locally. thanks.

  • posterboi Apr 23, 2008

    Same problem here, same thing happened a few yrs back. at that time we called a tech. cost $500. not sure if its the same, is it doable for cheaper.

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Hello, I am a Samsung TV repair man. What happened was one of your bulbs in your tv has burnt out. you have to contact your samsung repair phone line. how old is that tv? do you have a warranty? if you do, it might be repairable for free. I hope this info is useful!

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