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CONVERGENCE WILL NOT ADJUST ON SIDES

RCA MODEL D52W20 CHASSIS ATC221 I CAN ADJUST RED AND BLUE COLORS ON THE 1 PLUS IN CENTER OF SCREEN ,BUT BOTH SIDES ARE OUT OF CONVERGENCE. I DON'T HAVE THE ORIGINAL REMOTE. CAN I GO TO A SERVICE MODE AND ADJUST SIDES? DO I NEED T REPAIR / REPLACE 1 OF THE 3 CONVERGENCE BOARDS.

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  • keith777 Mar 09, 2009

    HI I KNOW WHat ic chips are. they are stk392-xxx. this tv doesn't have them.

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First you need to read the supply voltages to the STK's. Black things, size of 2 match books on a big heatsink. Sounds like your supply voltage is low, could be a bad STICK STK. usyually stk 130-20 or 150, etc..

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    ramon49 Apr 09, 2009

    Your model doesn't come up , must be really old set. That's why the guess on STK's. Possibly, you need to spend a little and get it repaired by a PRO shop. Thanks for the crappy rating, what you get for trying to help! ingrate..

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D52W20 chassis ATC221 picture is fuzzy,blurred,unreadable.I do have a"convergence" option on the menu.have not done anything to the fuse fl231 yet.Will it help if replaced?The convergence does...


Yes - that may help if its done correctly...Sites like www.TvRepairKits.com have the parts and also parts with instructions to do it right the first time.

Aug 21, 2011 | RCA D52W20 52" Rear Projection HDTV-Ready...

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Screen lookes like colores separating


Here's all I find regarding bad convergence from the techrepairCD:
RCA ~ITC222 D52W20~Convergence bad~~~ITC222~Replace leaky DL032 on
deflection board~~~~~~

RCA~D52W20Y ATC221~Convergence goes out/bowed after on for a few
minutes~~~ATC221~Problem may be on the deflection board. Was unable to
pinpoint where in this case.~~~~~~

RCA~D52W20BYX1 ITC222~Convergence way off after replacing small signal
board~EEPROMS were transferred over to new board~~~IK210 was
defective..transfer the new EEPROM back over.~Remember on these
sets*when replacing the SSB* if there is a small P on corner of
screen*hold volume on remote for 8 seconds after it reaches minimum.~~~~~

RCA~D52W20BYX1 ITC222~Can not align blue convergence* bottom really
bowed* possibly either color after replacing SSB.(Or no auto
convergence.~(Service menu: turn power off for 30 seconds* press vol dn
and ch dn* simultaneously for 8 seconds* set turns on with service menu
options)~~ITC222~In service menu* select convergence. If sensor
calibration was performed when convergence was too far off* it will not
alighn.~Get crosshatch with straight lines* perform sensor calibration*
then attempt convergence alignment again. Be sure to store settings*
then do sensor calibration again.~You must get a green flash of the
screen after sensor cal and a check in the box. RED flash indicated
convergence settings are too far off~~~~

RCA~D52W20BYX1 ITC222~no convergence correction~~~ITC222~LP650
(259271) DP670 (259246) & RP632 (259564) 4.7 3W on convergence power
supply board~~~~~~

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I have a RCA 52"


Yes the ATC221 uses the 259296 flyback. If audio works and the on screen menu also comes up but no video its most likely a vertical deflection issue. I would check the vertical IC for signs of bad solder.

Mar 29, 2011 | RCA D52W20 52" Rear Projection HDTV-Ready...

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Where is the auto convergence button


Hello
From it menu option, suf through and come to automatic convergence display option and press Ok button on the remote control.

The List & Labels part of the setup lets you edit your channel list and choose or create a

personal six-character label for each channel.

Note: Changing List and Labels can be time consuming. You can change these at a later time by accessing the

Setup menu.

1. Press the left or right arrow to scroll through the available channels and choose the

channel you want to edit.

2. Press the down arrow to highlight the In channel list option. Press the left or right arrow

button to add (the box is checked) or remove (the box is unchecked) the channel from the

list.

3. Press the down arrow to highlight the Channel label option. Press the left or right arrow

button to scroll through the available list of 25 most common labels. The last option in

the list allows you to create your own six-character label for the channel (the first letter of

the label is highlighted).

4. Press the 1 or 2 number button to change the first letter of the label.

5. Press the right arrow to highlight the second letter, then press the 1 or 2 number button

to change the second letter, etc...

6. When you are finished creating your label, press OK. For model D34W20, your TV tunes to

the last channel available in your channel list. For models D40W20 and D52W20 only, the
Auto Convergence menu appears next.

Auto Convergence (for models D40W20 and D52W20 only)

Your TV's picture tubes might have been disturbed during delivery or after you moved the TV,

causing the color in your TV to be out of alignment. The colors adjust by starting auto

convergence.

1. Press OK to begin auto convergence.

2. When the auto convergence is complete, the Red center convergence menu appears. The

cross in the middle of the screen should be yellow. If it is not, use the arrow buttons to

move the red cross to overlap the green cross. Press OK when adjustments are complete.

3. The Blue center convergence menu appears with a cyan cross in the middle of the screen. If

it is not, use the arrow buttons to move the blue cross to overlap the green cross. Press OK
(the TV tunes to the last available channel in the channel list).
Ok

Mar 16, 2011 | RCA D52W20 52" Rear Projection HDTV-Ready...

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RCA D52W20 ATC221 TV Schematics/Service Manual


go to www.tvrepairworld.com they can assist you and they have all the components for the RCA ATC and ITC series televisions and very knowledgable staff for RCA problems based on symptoms.

Apr 09, 2010 | RCA D52W20 52" Rear Projection HDTV-Ready...

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Have a projection tv...RCA model 61830BL. Had


Hi the green cross it cant move that the reference for red and blue adjustement ;just try to put the red and blue cross over the green pattern then quit/
if that doesnt work you probly have the stk-xxx ic
who control the color alignment ,are blow/
you will have to replaced and make the convergence
check if you have an auto adjustement for that most projection tv have one...
hope that help..

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Red vert lines will not convergenge(sides) blue and green o.k.


your convergence output amps are done...
you have to do repair on the convergence output circuit, and inspect
the power supply for any damages.

Jan 21, 2010 | RCA D52W20 52" Rear Projection HDTV-Ready...

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RCA D52W20 52' The images are fuzzy. The colors


the ITC222 convergence option missing repair kit at the following link will usually repair that. The kit has the parts and the CD with instructions
http://www.tvrepairworld.com/

Jul 20, 2009 | Projection Televisions

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Model R52Wh74 RCA and we have blue color all on the screen


Have you tried to do auto convergence and see if that helps? If not try manual convergence adjustment

Jun 19, 2009 | RCA D52W20 52" Rear Projection HDTV-Ready...

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52" Rca model#D52W20 Perimeter is blurred, almost bowed. Not very clear.


Projection TV sets need to have all three colors - RED - BLUE - GREEN - lined up correctly on the screen in order for the video to look normal. When its out of alignment the video will look 3D, wavy, distorted, etc. Most of the time you just need to adjust your convergence in the TV menu. If you cannot adjust it in the menu - then your convergence is broken and needs to be repaired.

This is a very common failure on these projection sets and a fairly simple DIY fix. All projeciton sets including Samsung, RCA, Sony, Philip Magnavox, Panasonic, Pioneer, Akai, GE, JVC, Toshiba, and others at some point will have the same problem.

Common Symptoms include....
  • Screen looks 3D
  • Colors don't line up
  • One or more colors can't be adjusted when using the convergence menu.
  • Screen is bowed or warped.
  • TV shuts off after powering on. Power light will blink. TV may also make a chirping noise.
Here are some photos of convergence problems.

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Here is a quick test....

Using your original remote go-to the settings menu then goto the convergence section.

Try to adjust the red and then the blue convergence.

You should be able to move RED and BLUE in all directions - up, down, left, and right. And you should be able to get the grid straight.

If you can't move them in all directions or cant move them far enough your convergence chips are bad and should be replaced. This is a common problem.

Note: If you TV has as flash focus or magic focus button only try pressing the button. If it fails to fix the convergence your need to fix it. See below for a fix

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You will need to replace the convergence chips and possibly some convergence resistors and pico fuses.
This is a a fairly easy DIY job if you are handy and can follow directions. You can get complete repair kits from TvRepairKits.com or click here. They have put together DIY repair kits that include the OEM parts and step by step photo instructions for each repair. If you are not handy or can't follow directions we would suggest calling a shop.

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