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Pink line scrolling from bottom to the top of screen in 57 inch Sony rear projection TV

I have a 57 inch Sony rear projection TV model KP-57WS500. Recently (last 10 days), I noticed pink color line moving from bottom to the top of screen continuously. If you are watching a news wher they show face of the news man. You can see first bottom of face turns pink, then slowly middle portion of face and then forehad of the face changing color.

This problem is not bad however, it is not good for the quality of picture expected from Sony. Anyone experienced similar problem. Please help and give suggestion to fix it. Thanks a lot.

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Its your receiver, not your tv! Switch receivers and it will go away!

Posted on Oct 21, 2008

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