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LG 42LB5510 - bright white spots

I've been using this LG 42LB5510 for one year.. Suddenly this morning, when i was watching tv ( its only been 15 mins since it switched it on ) i encountered with a strange sound from the television and suddenly i can see 7 bright medium sized white spots ( circles ) on my television screen.. i switched it off and i again turned it on but it made no use.. those spots are slightly visible when tv produces a dark picture and they are really bright when tv produces a light or bright picture ( like white background ) .. The fact is, all the spots are symmetrical.. they are aligned in a column fashion.. 3 in the first column and 4 in the next adjacent column..

What has happened to my TV..what should i do now to solve this issue? Please do reply and thanks in advance

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At one year time to find the receipt and call it in.

The warranty is usually 1 or 2 years so you wrote 1 year so check that warranty and extend it. If it is LCD bruising, well that's on the web and not covered by warranty after that much time.

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@ R. Proffitt

Thanks for the response man.. My warranty is over now.. Technician visited my house and verified the problem.. He told us that a circuit panel is repaired and it would cost us Rs. 20,000!
Is it really so?

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Only one way to know.

Change the part and see if that cures it. Today I rarely see a circuit panel repaired. And never the LCD PANEL. No tech center today can fix LCD panels.

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@ R. Proffitt

Thanks for the response man.. But we are still considering to repair our television here..

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