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My sony kdl-52xbr5 52 in. has double images within the first 7 minutes

Images appear doubled within the first 7 minutes when you start the tv and after that everything appears ok, What can be the cause

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Sounds like you have a bad LCD panel. Go to youtube and search Sony LCD tab problems, and you will find several videos showing you the problem and possible fixes!

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SOURCE: Sony XBR4 - 46 inch Double Imaging and 1/2 screen dark

Sorry not a solution...We also have exact same problem (TV about 1.5 years old) - out of warranty - all Sony told me to try was to un-plug TV for 2 minutes - useless. I am trying to decide if I should bring to service store to try to fix. I hate to spend a couple of hundred dollars to find out it costs $2000 - less then a new one. Anyone have any suggestions?

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SOURCE: When we turn on the tv, the left side of the

I think 80% is the panel, and other 20% maybe the t-con board or LVDS cable. rock the cable or cool down the t-con to test it.

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SOURCE: I have a Sony KDL40W4500

T-Con board failure or poor connection of flexible wire and LVDS cable. Sometimes these connection loosen up from their terminals. Try to unplug and reconnect these cables to refresh the connections. If the symptoms still persist you need to replace the T-Con board. T-Con board is installed on the upper side of your LCD TV and it has two flexible wire connected to LCD PANEL . stihl_070509.jpg

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I have this exact same problem on my same model TV. It started just before Christmas. Have you been able to find any resolution?

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SOURCE: On power up of my Sony KDL52Z5100 I get horizontal

side fittings or lack of contacts of the logic controller interface to lcd panel.

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