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PCK520R 9 year old projection, was fine until last week, now can not keep aligned. I have completed the manual convergence, (20 times) which lasts 5-10 minutes then it goes right out of alignment again. I dont want to go crazy repairing this, any guesses on possible problems and ballpark figure on estimate repair costs? Is this the start of many more problems to come?

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This sounds like some of the capacitors have burnt out! (does it stay in line then warm up and go out of line? or is it the other way around?) After 9 years there may be many more problems to come with this model TV Projection TVs have a much shorter life span then say a tube tv! (This could cost upwords of $700.00 to fix!)
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