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Red Lines on Screen

Any help with what this might be. I uploaded a Photo of TV on my profile screen. Curved red lines across top of screen. And red ghosting at bottom of screen. Appreciate any help. Thanks Dave

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Re: Red Lines on Screen

Here is where you can by the IC's and I hear it isn't to difficult to repair. You need some experience and a delicate touch.

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Re: Red Lines on Screen

Dave, HMMMM Dual pictures This is a problem that every projection TV runs into at least once or twice in its lifetime. Its the old convergence IC falure thingy. These IC's go bad and should be replace all at once. These are not consumer replaceable unless you have had training in the electronics or TV repair fields. Please call out a pro to assist you with this repair as A TV is not the place to experiment in because of the HI voltage and saftey issues. Good Luck

Posted on Jul 29, 2006

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