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Double Image My Pioneer Pro 100 TV has a double image problem and one guy came in saying it was RGB board to be replaced. He would charge me $450 and I think it was rediculous. So, I refused ad now what should I do to find out what the true problem is and how do I fix it?

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Re: Double Image

If the picture looks like you need 3-D glasses to view it, the problem is you have two bad convergence IC's. if that was the case, 450 bucks is a bit steep for this repair. It should run you about 250 to 300 bucks. Good Luck

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