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Zenith R56W36 covergence problem

I have a Zenith R56W36 pushed Auto Covergence and problem started, now it has a 3d effect and the colors do not line up, I have checked on menu there is no manuel covergence alignment only auto covergence. Is there a video alignment card I need to replace or what can I do, it seems I live in an area that no one wants to come to repair. So I may have to do it myself. Help would be appreciated

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Re: Zenith R56W36 covergence problem

You will need to replace conv ic's then auto converge..

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