Originally Posted by basschick
if this has happened to you with multiple electronics, perhaps the problem is that you are storing your electronics in a hot environment or by something very magnetic... or as Over mentioned, perhaps in the sun. i've only had electronics turn black when they've been in the sun.
What have happens is that you leave for example a video tape recorder for service and you get it back without the problem being fixed since it was an intermittent problem.
But actually I think I broke two DVD players of the same model by placing them above a VCR. I think it got to hot.