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Help with Panasonic TH-42PX25! Snowy!

Tiamat265x

Standard Member
Hi, my brother in law just upgraded his home entertainment center. He is giving, yes giving me his Panasonic 42" plasma. I arrive at his house, he shows me a dvd on it so I can see the quality (he used a dvd player connected with the HDMI cable). It looks fantastic. Crystal clear. We load it into his minivan, bring it to my house, hook it up to my PS2, Wii and component DVD player and there are lines ALL over the screen. The image is distorted and snowy, the little lines that move all over the screen are like little 1-inch red horizontal lines that appear and disappear. I think we did this to ourselves. We apparently did two things wrong:

1. We transported it on it's back
2. We used windex to clean the screen (sprayed on the paper towel, not the screen itself, but still)

Do I need to take it to a repair shop or is there something I can do? If needed, I can post a video of the screen quality on youtube.

Thank you for all your help! This really stinks! =(
 

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