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Old 12-15-2007, 12:36 PM   #16
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You know, it really amazes me that the consumer is forced to buy an extended warranty after they just paid a high price for a piece of video equipment because the quality of the product is less than adequate to begin with. How dare Sony and Samsung and all of the others put out excessively expensive products that fail, over and over again yet their warranty isn't good enough to cover the faulty products. Before the current digital, HD age, how often did we see or hear of expensive TV's needing repair? Not often.

It's time for us as consumers to band/join together and demand that these companies who produce high quality (expensive) video equipment include at least a 5 year warranty with their products. If the products are truly good then this should be no problem for them. If the companies say that this would be too costly for them, that just means that the quality of their product is sub standard.

I'm not going to apologize for my rant as I am really tired of hearing of all the problems we consumers have to deal with as a result of our greedy corporate world.
And you should not have to.. but keep in mind many of these problems are on earlier displays (2 to 4 years old). I am not offering an excuse for the mfgs. who are all 'big name' and supposedly on the cutting-edge.
Let's hope the 'newer' technologies are becoming more trouble-free as well as having a long term warranty which reflects pride in the quality and performance of the product. Something sadly missing these days of disposable TVs (even at the high prices we pay for them).
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Hi 'dr, sorry if this is a dumb question, but what is an 'optical block'?

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it's the light enginge in the TV. The main part of a rear projection LCD. One of these other guys could go into more detail about it for you.
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