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If you have a speaker or anything else magnetic near that corner move it away. It may take a few days for the built in degausing coil to de-magnetize it but it should go away it that's what caused it.

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Rainbow colors from bottom of screen to top corners


Check its degaussin posistor. Replace it. This component can be located at the main power regulator section.
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This is a common problem. Its called a convergence failure.

Problem #1) Convergence

Symptoms:

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You can see some examples and find a fix here...

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Sometimes I get a rainbow on the bottom of the screen.


Your TV most likely has a convergence failure. ( common problem )

Here are some of the most common symptoms and example photos of a convergence problem


  • Screen looks 3D
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  • One or more colors can't be adjusted when using the convergence menu.
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Here are some photos of convergence problems.

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Here is a quick test....

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

Try to adjust the red and then the blue 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.

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You will need to replace the convergence chips and possibly some convergence resistors and pico fuses. Its a fairly easy DIY job or you can call in a pro. If you want to do the repair yourself check the site www.TvRepairKits.com. Their kits include a photo instruction guide, original OEM Sanyo STK chips, convergence resistors, pico fuses, thermal paste, email/phone support, etc.

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The convergence integrated circuits have failed and most likely the 2 5A fuses have opened as well. I would find a local Mitsubishi service shop.

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Do you have any larger speakers close to you tv. Or any magnets been neer it. If you unplug it for a while the tv should have remove the rainbow

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Hi Kracka,

Are you able to post a picture of the problem?

It sounds from your description that it might be a 'convergence' problem which is when the red, green and blue parts of the image aren't alligned properly.

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gonk,
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