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Static Discharge from 37LG50 lcd-tv

by ddawson2 / December 6, 2011 5:38 AM PST

Has anyone else experienced sharp static-discharge(s) from their LG flat-panel tv? Our 37LG50 is only 3-4 yrs. old. We heard one occasionally when it was new. Now the zaps happen several times an hour, and the screen has just started to "black-out" for a minute or so. Anyone know of a fix?(We did call LG customer support. They were very helpful and gave us several suggestions, but we tried them all, and none worked)

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by wtherainbow / May 16, 2013 5:10 AM PDT

How much did that end up running you?

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Static Discharge from 37LG50 lcd-tv
by ddawson2 / December 9, 2011 1:00 AM PST

We have just been informed by LG Customer Service that the flat-panel tv set will have to be repaired. FYI this is very disappointing given that the set is only 3-4 yrs. old and has had VERY light use (no more than 5-10 hrs. a week).

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