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Dual images and strong Yellow and Green

I have dual images of channel, words etc on bottom of screen.
Also green and yellow are very strong.
Picture distorted on the bottom

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Re: Dual images and strong Yellow and Green

This sounds like you have bad connections on convergance ics solder then be carfull not to solder them to gether if this does not fix the problem then replace the ics this will fix the problem

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Images have some ghosting, but convergence lines seem to be OK. For example, white images have a yellow shadow to the right of image. Any suggestion?

Some easy steps to determine where and what your problem is:

1) In customer menu select convergence and then advanced (done with the Mitsubishi remote) look to see if grid of lines straight and if "yellow" is seen there.

2) Look to see if it happens when DVD etc played; If only on component from a cable or sat box but not on tuner or DVD inputs it is not the set.

3) Go to a channel that is in black and white and in customer menu turn COLOR all the way down: is problem still there or not?

If problem is not convergence and is present on all inputs it will be a problem with one of the three CRT boards; they plug onto bottom of each of the the three picture tubes this set uses; yellow suggests a problem with the blue one______loss of blue may give you a yellow smear around things/ red and green equal yellow.

You do not need to take the set apart for this.

Let me know what you find, the more you rule out the easier it is to know where the problem is.


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Distorted picture

You have a convergence problem.On this model you can change the convergence amp board which has the convergence IC's on it making it an easy repair.

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Started see red and green in the tv picture and a funny looking line in upper left corner. words on screen are shaddowed with red and green

Replace both of your STK convergence ICs will have part number on them also ck pico fuses around ICs they will look green or yellow like resistors, but are Fuses.STK392-110 example.

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Samsung HCN4727W Rear Projection TV, green screen, audio works

These sets need to have all three colors - RED - BLUE - GREEN - lined up correctly on the screen in order for the picture to look normal. This is called convergence.

When its out of alignment the video will look 3-D, wavy, distorted, etc. Most of the time you just need to adjust your convergence in the menu. If you cannot adjust it in the menu - then your convergence is broken and needs to be repaired. Convergence problems are very common on all Projection TV sets including Sony, Samsung,JVC,Philip Magnavox,Panasonic,Akai2_bing.gif,Pioneer, Hitachi,Mitsubishi,Zenith and others.
You can get more information and a DIY convergenece repair kit with instructions from the link below.

Here are some of the most common problems with these sets...

Problem #1) Convergence

Yours may have one or more of the following symptoms...

*Screen Looks 3-D
*Colors wont align
*Screen may look distorted or warped
*No Audio/Video - TV Shuts down - May also make a constant chirping sound

Problem #2 - Another common problem is dull or washed out video.

Your set may have one or more of the following symptoms....

*Dull looking picture
*White looking picture
*Halos around objects
*Red/Orange looking picture

bb0cf99.pngYou can see some more examples and find a fix using this link on Fixya

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Color is mostly yellow and blue with double images

you have lost the convergence IC`s in your set, this really isn`t a diy repair unless you are very proficient in un-soldering and re-soldering components, once replaced there will be an alignment procedure as well that will require the service manual also, if you have more questions feel free to ask away, video-tek

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Duall image and strong yellow and green at bottom of screen

you have bad connections on convergance ic solder them if that does not fix then replace them

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I am told my Hitachi 61SDX01B (UltraVision/Ultrascan) has "Green Geometry"

Sounds like a convergence promblem.

Here are some of the most common symptoms of a convergence problem.

Screen looks 3D
One or more colors can't be adjusted when using the convergence menu.
Screen is bowed in or warped.

Here is a quick test....

Using your original remote go-to the tv settings then goto the convergence or magic focus section.

Try to adjust the convergence.

You should be able to move them up, down, left, and right.

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

Its a fairly easy fix on the Hitachi sets.

You can get a repair kit that includes all the parts from The kit includes a photo instruction guide, original Sanyo STK chips, convergence resistors, etc.
Everything you need to fix it yourself.

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The problem is called green geometry.There is nothing wrong w/the green pix tube.It is critical to get the green geometry

accurate because the red and blue convergence overlays on

the green.If you have more than an alignment issue,that will need

repair before adjustments are attempted.

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