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Loss of electricity due to the ice storm...

Well, I was out of electricity for 9 days and it dropped below 40 degrees in the house. Once the power was back on and the house was warm, I tuned on the TV and the color is horrable. I tried adjusting the color menu, but it didn't help at all.
I need to know if the power outage is the cause of the problem so I can claim it on my insurance. Also, what it will take to get this fixed (if anything).
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Bobby

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If it worked before and not after i would claim it, also sometimes if you complain to the electric company they will foot the bill on there insurance. power surge can cause all sorts of problems . just my 2 cents.
now this set is also know to have bad convergance ic
check this site out for repairing it.
http://www.techlore.com/forum/thread/18970/Sony-KP-46WT500-Convergence-Repair/

By manual convergence, if you mean electrostatic convergence, then I'm not sure this is included in the service manual. However, if you join the http://groups.yahoo.com/sonyhdtv/ group, there is a file download called ws500tweaks.doc that documents this (with the usual caveats, like don't get yourself killed, when in doubt hire a pro, etc).

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