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Double vision on my Mitsubishi 46 inch width screen--TV is 5 years old

Screen has double vision when showing picture--I tried the convergene button on the remote to adjust the lines blue and green and nothing happen/ I also reset the video to factory setting and my TV is still has double vision. I have a Mitsubishi WT-46809. Please help me are direct me to a repair person in the 75252 zip code area

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Any repair shop can re converge the tv for you.id do some calling arond and get a few quotes to see what it would cost to have them come to you

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