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No matter what Picture is blurry

It doesn't matter if it's a video or the tv, our picture is so blurry you cannot make out the words. The set is dated May of '98. Any ideas of things I can try?

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Re: No matter what Picture is blurry

There is a internal part called flyback transformer and on it has two controls, one is for focus. If that won't help the flyback would have to be replaced

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