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Pink picture with wavy green and blue lines

I have a pink picture with green and blue lines running across the screen. There is sound but no picture. Menu options dont appear either. What do you think I should do?

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Start with convergence ic's probably stk 392-130 big black chip's on an alluminum heat sink. mark ALL connections with majic marker. check for bad solder connections. for god's sake be carefull

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These sets need to have all three colors - RED - BLUE - GREEN - lined up correctly on the screen in order for the picture to look normal. This is called convergence.

When its out of alignment the video will look 3-D, wavy, distorted, etc. Most of the time you just need to adjust your convergence in the menu. If you cannot adjust it in the menu - then your convergence is broken and needs to be repaired. Convergence problems are very common on all Projection TV sets including Sony, Samsung,JVC,Philip Magnavox,Panasonic,Akai,Pioneer, Hitachi,Mitsubishi,Zenith and others.
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