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Screen is dark and pixalated

I bought my LG in the Fall 2006 brand new. While I was watching it the screen went dark, completely black in some areas, and then slowly starting to clear up, pixal by pixal. However, it didnt complete clear in some areas (so some areas are black) and the picture over all is still dark. It is the same when the DirecTV is turned off, so I know it is the TV. I turned it off and let it sit for a day, and the same thing happened when I turned it back on, except the screen started out darker and covered in black areas and slowly cleared up some areas, but not and remained very dark. (The color is muted.) Audio works fine.
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  • htalbott Jul 22, 2008

    I did not buy a warranty and bought it at a Good Guys which are not in business any longer.

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Hello,
As you have say that you purchased the product from a goods guys you cannot be sure of how authenticate the Product is also this is the reason why we always suggest not to buy electronic goods without warranty..So There is a high possiblity of fake parts present in your TV which leaves you with 2 options which are Either you Service your Tv at a nearby Service Store or Buy a new one My Friend..Thank you!!

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Posted on Jul 22, 2008

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    Natesan Sabesan Jul 22, 2008

    Im Sure About this because i have experience such cases of problems with my friends who got TV from the Gray Market!..So i kindly Suggest you to Service your television in order to solve the problem completely..

    Hope this helps you My Friend!..Thank you...


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Warranty 2-3 years check with LG, they have their own warranty repair service.

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If u have warranty means then claim it.................

Posted on Jul 22, 2008

  • khader ibrahim Jul 22, 2008

    Ask that guy he have that warranty card.....OR adjust controls and see it...if its not work means.....Their is a problem in IC.......

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