Samsung forum: Samsung PN58C500 Red Bleeding across Screen

by: yanksmvp January 16, 2013 9:29 AM PST

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Samsung PN58C500 Red Bleeding across Screen

by yanksmvp - 1/16/13 9:29 AM

I hope some one can help me on this!
I have a 2 year old Samsung Plasma that is an awesome picture except on White or light colored backgrounds. A Red large area bleeds into the screen from top right to left and bottom right to left. It goes away as soon as picture changes to darker background.

What makes it worse is I purchased a 5 year extended warranty from DTVExpress.com (don't buy from these scam artists) who won't even look at the TV because they say it's "aging pixels" and not covered.

My Question is What is the problem if anyone knows and How much will it cost to repair it. I also called Samsung and of course they just put you in picture test and nothing shows up there. Then they say they can do a more detailed test but it may damage your TV - Great! Any help would be greatly appreciated
Frustrated in Florida!

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