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The convergence on my Mitsubishi W855907 has gone goofy. I used to be able to adjust it with the remote, but it won't re-align. What should I do?Is this something I can fix, or do I need a tech?

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You will need a tech to repair your convergence board couple of ICs and a few resitors. expect to pay around $300 Julio milleniumtvsvc@gmail.com

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Convergence alignment is off. How do I fix it? I idont have original remote for tv.


Almost any Mitsubishi big screen remote will work for this, no real way to attempt to adjust without one

If convergence is really skewed it will not align--see attached photos.

Convergence problems are common in these sets--it can be a do it yourself repair if you are handy and I have start to finish instructions for most of these sets.

Let me know if the photos look anything like your issue, you are going to need a Mitsubishi remote in any case to adjust.

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Mitsubishi vs70803 green color gun out of alignment


Hi mopacdave,
If the symptom didn't cure by convergence adjustment through the remote control, this is an indication of faulty convergence board inside. You may replace the convergence IC's STK series and some of the resistors around because its already gone bad.If these parts replaced with new one, your unit will back to normal again. Also, consider bad solder joints in that area, it will do the same symptom like what you've encountered right now. Find it first and re-solder. If you don't have necessary tools and test instrument and can't do the job yourself, I would advise you to look for a qualified technician to isolate the problem.

Hope I helped you.
Have a nice day!
Thanks for using Fixya.

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I'm having problems aligning the red bulb it will not move with the remote can i manually adjust the convergence


The most likely cause is shorted convergence chips and possibly a few pico fuses.

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,Akai,Pioneer2_bing.gif Hitachi,Mitsubishi,Zenith and others.
You can get a convergenece repair kit with instructions from the links 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

You can see some more examples and find a fix herebb0cf99.png http://www.fixya.com/support/r2861467-solution_video_looking_whiteish_dull

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My big screen panasonic tv has a double fuzzy picture what am I supposse to doto fix it


Adjust the convergence or reset it to factory default. Use only the remote when adjusting convergence. The front controls have no effect.
  1. Press action button to enter MENU.
  2. Navigate to SETUP.
  3. Scroll down to CONVERGE.
  4. Press VOL > to select.
  5. Press CH buttons to navigate up or down.
  6. Choose CONVERGENCE ADJ or RESET TO DEFAULT.
  7. Press VOL > to select.
  8. If CONVERGENCE ADJ is selected the align Green to Center screen will be displayed.
  9. Use the navigation buttons on the remote control to align the horizontal and vertical green lines on screen, with the cabinet reference marks on top center and left
    center of cabinet.
  10. Press ACTION button to display red center correction screen.
  11. Use the navigation buttons on the remote control to align the red cross with the white cross pattern at the center of the screen. To prevent picture tube damage do not leave test pattern on for an extended period of time.
  12. Press “0” on the remote control keypad to display the BLUE center correction screen, repeat procedure for adjusting blue. If needed press “0” again to return to RED correction screen. An adjusted cross pattern appears white with a minimum of color protrusion.
NINE POINT CONVERGENCE CORRECTION
Remote Control must be in TV mode.
  1. Press ACTION button to display red correction screen.
  2. Press the 1 through 9 keypad buttons on the remote control to select the desired convergence position.
  3. Use the navigation buttons to align the RED cross with the white cross pattern.
  4. Press “0” on the remote control keypad to display the BLUE correction screen, then repeat procedure.
  5. To exit press ACTION button repeatedly, then press CH up.


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Convergence Problem


Unfortunately you will have to replace the convergence board in this unit. it has failed. this particular board regulates the alignment procedure that you are having issues with. replacing this board will fix this issue.

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WS-55809 with Universal Remote


you will have to get a new mitsu remote in order to make the adjustment. Most universal remotes are made to just do basic functions, unless you start getting into nice sony touchscreen remotes but then they cost 100 by themselves.
the remote to a mitsubishi wd55513, wd65513 etc will also work on this set, I have done it before.
Here is one on ebay:
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No color adjustment


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Your convergence has failed and needs to be repaired. Once quick test is to goto your convergence menu and see if you can adjust red and blue. If not its has failed and needs to be fixed. You can call in a repair shop or you can get the parts and instructions from www.TvRepairKits.com and do the repair yourself. Its a fairly easy DIY fix.
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Mitsubishi VS-50501A convergence problem


Projection TV sets have several common problems listed below.

Problem #1) Convergence

Symptoms:

  • Screen Looks 3-D
  • Colors wont align
  • Screen may look distorted
  • No Audio/Video - makes a chirping sound.
Example Photo:
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Problem #2 CRT Fluid has clouded over.

Symptoms


  • Dull Video, Washed out
  • White/Bright looking video
  • Halos around objects
  • Red/Orange looking
Example Photo:
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You can see more examples and find a fix here...

bb0cf99.pnghttp://www.fixya.com/support/r2861467-solution_video_looking_whiteish_dull

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Picture alignment


If your convergence alignment wont work by the convergence menu you have defective Convergence ICs for about 10.00 each there are two that need replacing. If you need any further assistance let me know.

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Red convergence wont move


if the red line is blurry and you have adjusted the screen focus control and does not work then you prob have a bad red CRT or bad red CRT fluid.........

convergence STK have nothing to do with the red being blurry

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