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Sony KP 51WS500 -having faint red lines on the screen. How can I fix it

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  • wassupb Jan 29, 2009

    i have the same problem red screen comes and goes and always get the red horz lines

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Just checked out a thread on a fix it yourself and im happy to say it worked...I thought mine was really bad. it got to the point where the picture was all red, but it can easily be fixed

here is the link to the how to...dont forget to skip the advert at the beginning.

wife is on cloud 9 right now looks like daddy's goin to get some tonight

http://www.somelifeblog.com/2007/06/sony-projection-tv-red-line-repair.html

this took me less then 10 minutes to fix. once i fixed the red i noticed blue lines also so i adjusted that as well. who ever posted this needs to get an award this is the first time the internet actually was usefull. cheers

Posted on Jan 29, 2009

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SOURCE: faint red curved lines on Sony KP 51ws500.Converged = no work???

Hi There!
This sounds like a typical problem related to a older CRT.
If you remove the front cover of the tv, you can then remove a wood panel. Behind this panel you will see a block (high voltage splitter) it will have 6 "knobs" on it, 3 will say focus, 3 will say screen.
They will also be labeled R - G - B  
Put the tv on a blank input so you can see the lines clearly on a black screen  - Find the knob for red, and SLIGHTLY turn it down until the red lines disappear. 

Posted on Jan 17, 2009

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SOURCE: sony kp-51ws500 red haze and red lines across screen

http://www.somelifeblog.com/2007/06/sony-projection-tv-red-line-repair.html

its all there

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