CC was cool about it, I just had a credit for the amount i spent on the TV and so was able to get a Tv and warranty and only had to pay about 90 bucks out of pocket to cover the warranty.
I ended up with the sony 55 inch. My wife wanted the 56 inch samsung DLP, but it would have cost us about 200 more out of pocket, so we went for the sony.
Its too bad, i really liked my Hitachi while it worked, and maybe the v810 wouldnt have had this issue.
Oh well, thats why i got...