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I have a 60 inch Mitsubishi rear projection TV - it stopped

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I have a 60 inch Mitsubishi rear projection TV - it stopped dead in the middle of a Wii dance party, and that was it. I don't know the age of the set, but I wonder if it is worth paying $100 for a service call before I even find out what the problem is.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Mike G. replied 1 year ago.
Hello, sorry to hear you are having this problem. I can assist you.

To start we need to know the full model number of the Tv...

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Mike

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.


The model number is XXXXX 60609

Expert:  Mike G. replied 1 year ago.
Jackie,
That size Tv will require in-home service which will cost about $375 - $450 total (diagnosis, parts, & labor). If any special parts need to be replaced then you might also be waiting an extra week or two to receive them. Any repair will come with a short warranty only on what they fixed. A Tv of that age is coming up on it's last leg, it will have another failure probably sooner rather than later.

Is it worth it? If I were you, I would put that time and money into a new Tv and extended warranty plan. It will have much better picture, more features/inputs, and take up way less space in the room. But if you do want to find a local repair shop near you just enter your info here:
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