Dear Valued Sony customers,
We'd like to announce that there is an LCD panel issue affecting the BRAVIA LCD TV KDL-55HX950 and KDL-55HX955, sold since October 2012, where the symptoms described below may appear on its LCD panel.
As such, the in-warranty terms for the above-mentioned model for such symptom will be extended until September 30, 2017.
For more details, please visit the local Support website of your country/region here .
We appreciate your understanding in this matter, and apologize for any inconvenience caused.
<Extended Warranty Term>
Until September 30, 2017
<The symptoms will be repaired free of charge during such In-Warranty Terms>
Horizontal Line and Horizontal Bar symptoms on the displayed picture.
If the diagnosis of the issue is indicated as the affected LCD Panel failure, the treatment will be applied by following our internal procedure, even if in-warranty period has expired.
Sony TV Information Center
Australia: 1300 13 7669 (Mon-Fri 9am-6pm)
New Zealand: 0800 766 969 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm)
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