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Question

Do vertical color lines indicate defective color panel?

by AirahLL / February 9, 2012 10:41 AM PST

Two years old Samsung Model 46B6000VF; Would new panel cost more than new TV?
Is it hopeless? What should I do?

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Be sure to have it inspected.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 9, 2012 1:26 PM PST

It could be another board or such. Please remove from service since continued use can result in more damage.
Bob

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Yes
by robert1tech / February 9, 2012 2:36 PM PST

If your not under warranty it will probably about the same price. Samsung has had a ton of problems with all their TVs lately so one might switch brands..... Depending on your budget.

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Actually it looks to be in line with Market Share.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 10, 2012 12:37 AM PST
In reply to: Yes

If you factor in that Samsung hit over 50% of the market segment, it's like saying the same thing about Ford, Chevy products.

-> However there is an industry issue with how the expected life times appear to be much shorter than last decades.
Bob

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Let me ask you this...
by Lee Koo (ADMIN) CNET staff/forum admin / February 10, 2012 5:15 AM PST
In reply to: Yes

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