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Convergence nightmare I have been attempting to fix my free d52w19 (someone gave it to me)- the convergence went bad, so I went on ebay and bought a new convergence board for it... I have since installed the convergence board, and it still looks exactly the same! I CAN access convergence in the service menu, (so I am guessing the fuse by the FBT is good) but when i try to use the remote to adjust everything, the crosshairs dont move, however, it DOES switch when i push OK to change colors or 2 to change positions. when i go into AUTOCONVERGENCE, it will go black, fill the screen with red, and then go back to the CONV menu with no change.... Help me Obi-won, your my only hope! I have a R52WH73 RCA the picture is bowing in the middle like a rainbow the colors are off set from another how or do i fix this. thans

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The convergence board wuld not solve the problem, you need the convergence power supply board for the ITC222 you can get one at the following link with free instructions.
http://servicemanuals.vstore.ca/

Posted on Sep 25, 2008

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I had the same problem, I resoldered the fyback (LL008) and changed the fuse (FL231) had my voltage back, but still no convergence. I read in the service manual that disconnecting BW001 BW002 on the Converagence Amplifier board may remove the load on the Convergence Power Supply. I unpluged the TV did remove it and turned the TV on, let it boot up and run for two minutes or more, then shut it down, waited a few minutes. Unpluged TV and I pluged back in BW001 and BW002 connector back in and turned the TV back on and it was back. Some adjustment and had had a great picture back. If this done do it your out of luck, the Convergence Power Supply and Convergence Amplifer Boards are no longer avialable. Make sure that all the flyback leads are resoldered real good.

Posted on Aug 16, 2008

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