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Samsung 61" DLP TV color issue

I've had my Samsung 61" DLP TV for over 3 years and after 1.5 years i noticed on occasion that i would lose all red and pink color suddenly which would leave the screen looking very green. A simple turning the TV on and off would fix the problem most times. After seeing the problem for a few months it went away for a good 6 to 9 months now the same problem has returned, worse then ever meaning most times when the tv is turned on it starts with no red or pink and tuning the set on and off does'nt fix the problem anymore. At times i also noticed the red trying to come back with visual flickering but for the most part the past 2 months i'm stuck watching Movies and TV with a green tint that i can't change or get rid of no matter what i try. Any suggestions on what happening and what i can do to fix this problem?? Thanks Jay G.

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The color wheel is either defective or needs to be re indexed.

Posted on May 21, 2008

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