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Just hung sony 46''flat screen tilts slightly measurements =

Just hung sony 46'' flat screen tv on wall,,,all measurements show even, all levels show perfect,,,still tv seems to list to the left by about 1/8 to 1/4 of an inch,,,even the tv shows even on the level, are my eyes crooked???same opinion by 3 unrelated observers...have tried all positions (it is a Simplicity full motion wall mount) and still just off a little,,,went over installation video x4,,,what else could it be?

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This is quite common on older houses/buildings and on occasion newer ones aswell, when a house is built a decent carpenter keeps his building fairly level, usually within 1/16th of an inch, but there are times when this exceeds 1/16th of an inch, personally i'v seen houses being built where the whole foudation is off 1/2 inch or more end to end, and on older buildings as time goes by the foundation "settles" into the ground, depending what it was built on the whole building could settle further on one end of the house than the other, this can cause cracks to form in foundations. So if your tv is "level" (be sure to try another level) and your measurments are out, this usually means your house or building isn't level or the surface which you are measuring from isn't level. But be sure to try 2 or more levels to ensure the TV is in fact "level", hope this helps.

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