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No black in our picture

We just bought the RCA L46WD22 television from Walmart. It worked for 1 week, and then we no longer had any black in our picture. Anything that would be black was a greyish white. Almost looked like a negative picture. I'm told that it is the digital board. Since searching the internet for some help, I've noticed lots of people with similar problems. Any suggestions?

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    We bought a rca L42WD22 in Dec 07. By August all of the black color turned green. Since Wal-Mart only backs their product for 2 months the only other option was to take it to a rca repair shop.
    The repair shop has been waiting on the digital circuit board since Oct 13. I have been dealing directly with rca to find out where the part is and why it is taking so long. They have told me everything from the part is on the water from Asia, then the part is in Canada and only 7-10 business days, then the part won't be in Canada until Dec 17. Then i got mad and they were going to ship a replacement tv. 2 days later they changed again and said my part has already been shipped to the repair shop. I don't know what to beleive since i can not get the same answer twice.
    I will NEVER buy an RCA again!!!

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You should see if walmart will take it back. If it is the digital board the part has not been available for a while.

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