That's a 2009 model. Are you still within warranty? If so, call 800-SAMSUNG or fill out the online repair request form:
Is there any possibility of salvaging my TV?
Picture, shrank vertically and then horizontally, and then vanished altogether. Now it is just dark blue (not completely lifeless).
And the final season of Lost has just started!!!
Sound remains excellent.
Is this now a "boat anchor" or is there any cost-worthwhile repair solution?