Vertical light bands in display: free fix by Apple US

I found this problem described in the question posted in 2008 LED backlight has a dark pattern on bottom edge of the screen?

Found a temporary fix at

Found this Apple service bulletin Article: TS1258, posted Sept 7, 2011

Took my Early 2008 15" Macbook Pro to the local US Apple Store last Thursday and they fix it within 3 hours, free. I don't even have a service plan. Hope you folks in UK have the same deal.

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Apple USA fix this for free as per

Note that the free fix in US is restricted to Early 2008 Macbook Pro within 4 years from original date of purchase. Don't dally.

Hope this help anyone with same issue.

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