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I have a Viera Panasonic Plasma TH-P65S20Z. When on there is

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I have a Viera Panasonic Plasma TH-P65S20Z. When on there is a thick black vertical line close to the edge. Can you help
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TV Technician: Shahid, Technician replied 2 years ago
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Hello, my name is*****'ll be happy to assist you.

There are two possible things, either Cx board or display panel issue.
Please check bottom of rear of panel, you will see three long boards (c1, C2 and C3) mounted horizontally across the bottom of screen and each board covers 1/3 of screen so check the line on screen landing at bottom to swap that C board which will help to resolve the issue or yu would be looking at defective display panel.
Please check following attach image to view bard location in TV which will help to find C1, C2 and C3 boards in TV.

I trust my input will help you out. Please feel free to respond if you have any additional questions.
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TV Technician: Shahid, Technician replied 2 years ago

It could also be A Board problem, please clean the flat ribbon cable contacts runs between C board and A Board.

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TV Technician: Shahid, Technician replied 2 years ago
Hi,
Do you need further assistance with TV problem?
Thanks.
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TV Technician: Shahid, Technician replied 2 years ago
Hi there,
I wanted to briefly follow up with you and see how the info worked, and see if that accomplished what you were looking to do!
Please reply back here if there is additional questions.
Thank you.
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