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post #1 of 5 Old 07-30-2012, 09:41 AM - Thread Starter
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Only had the tv for just a few months. PS3 remote bounced off the carpet and into the tv. Two large cracks. Anyone know if this can be fixed? I'm left without a tv and no cash to buy something similar. frown.gif

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It can be fixed with a panel swap, that's the only way. Months ago, someone had inquired about this repair for their D series plasma and I believe the cost was as much as (maybe even more?) than a new TV (because it requires a technician to visit your home, all on your dime). Sorry, man.
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It can be fixed with a panel swap, that's the only way. Months ago, someone had inquired about this repair for their D series plasma and I believe the cost was as much as (maybe even more?) than a new TV (because it requires a technician to visit your home, all on your dime). Sorry, man.

I had something similar happen to my Panny GT25 and same thing more expensive to repair than to buy new set, sad but true frown.gif

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Same thing happened to my 50 c8000 but it was an Xbox 360 controller and it bounced off my kids cup.
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Thanks for the input. **** happens I guess. Better go visit Chapters and get myself some books.
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