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Hitachi 53SBX59b Rear projection TV out of convergence

I have a Hitachi 53SBX59b Rear projection TV that is approximately 6 years old. When I bought it I noticed that the upper left hand corner of the screen was a little out of convergence. I had a repairman check it and he said it was fine. Now a few years later it is much worse. I have heard that there is a way to manually adjust the convergence without calling the repairman. This TV has magic focus which works ok, but never gets the bad area in focus. Does anyone have any idea how this is done. Thanks

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From you bought the tv and notice that it has that stain on the edge you should have taken it back as it was covered under warranty.now it is getting worse it will cost you to get it fix your tv has a factory defect.you will have to call the repair man to fix your tv.good luck.

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You can find more details and solutions here on Fixya at the following link below. Or click HERE


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This is a common problem with this TV, but there is an upgrade to correct the CONVERVGENCE circuit problem.
If you want to repair this concern yourself: Contact: B&D ENTERPRISES,
1-800-458-6053, www.bdent.com and ask for KIT10 for your Hitachi TV.
If you want some else to do the repair for you call an Authorized Service Center.
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http://www.digitalhome.ca/forum/showpost.php?p=564268&postcount=220
http://cmpalmer.blogspot.com/2006/11/fixing-my-own-tv-part-ii.html

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