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Picture deterioration A couple months ago we developed a horizontal line across the top of the picture which grew to about 3 inches down from the top. Above this line the picture was slightly skewed and much brighter than the picture below the line. Now that line is down about 5 inches from the top and is completely BLACK above the line! There are a couple dark gray bars along the left-hand side...and about 5 inches from the bottom the entire picture is skewed left to right! Not good viewing to say the least! The Sony KV-35V35 is about 15 years old...any fixes that my more technical friends and I could try? Ironically, we have a 25 year old 19" RCA Colortrak that is still going strong and has never been serviced!

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Also change the Filter capacitors in the Power supply circuit for good measure.

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Your whole problem my freind is dryed up capacitors. You should go, if you have the technical ability to replace these capacitors, to, download the schematic diagram, and start replacing the waveshaper capacitors in the vertical drive circuit.

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