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I can not get the picture to fit the screen. When I watch sports channels I can not usually see the scoores at the top or bottom of the screen.

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Check to see if you are in a zoom mode. There should be a pic size button on the remote, it can also be adjusted in the menu and cycle until you get either AUTO or Standard zoom. If this does not fix it, the light engine will need to be replaced.

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