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LA40A45OC1 Samsung TV - picture problem

by MarvinSam / April 2, 2011 3:21 PM PDT

My TV is just over 2 years old and has suddenly developed a problem with the picture. The lefthand side of the picture - 10cm - flickers with rainbow colours and the picture is breaking up. Has anyone else had this problem ? Any suggestions please. I am in NZ.

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LA40A45OC1 Samsung TV - picture problem
by Samsung_HD_Tech Samsung staff / April 4, 2011 6:51 AM PDT


I haven't see a lot of issues with this particular model, but unfortunately it's not a US model and I don't have any troubleshooting tips available for it. I would recommend contacting the Samsung customer service center in your region for further troubleshooting assistance.


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