Question about Sony KDS-R60XBR1 60" Projection HDTV

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Green tint have a sony xbr 60 inch rear projection lcd t.v. recently developed a green tint...changed lamps but didn't help.

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  • officer jim Dec 22, 2007

    no speakers near the set and there's no mention of configuration in the manual...plus i signed up for this service so that the first step wouldn't be "sending it to a authorized sony repair guy...".....pretty tough with a 60" t.v. to restate the problem..it has too much green and i can't seem to make adjustments to correct it. so, any other suggestions? thanks

  • hoya94 May 23, 2008

    same issue here. i saw somewhere online that there was a widespread problem and a class action suit against sony. Repairs supposedly covered under extended warranty. Will research further. 

  • qwall Jun 16, 2008

    There is a class action suit that has been settled on the tint problem. I had my set repaired by Sony service and it is better than new.

  • Anonymous Jun 22, 2008

    Green tint on screen

  • bernieboyer Jul 06, 2008

    I have a yellow tint on the right bottom corner of my kds-R60XBR1. I have no magnet or speaker within 4 feet f it; any suggestions on how to eliminate; Any way to try to reset the screen or degauss from the set controls?

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There is a posibility that there is a magnet near... see if there are big speakers around others that aren't the one that has built in..

the other posibility is that it has loss configuration... try to check the manual for proper configuration or send it to a authorized sony repair guy so he might flash firmware.

hope that helped

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  • Asdrubal Perez Dec 22, 2007

    you also have to be conscious that sometimes there will be matters that are impossible to handle with out the right equipment.. plus tvs these days have components that are so small that is really hard for people to handle..

    there is a big possibility that a color channel is broken. since screens use a Spectrum of Red Green Blue, then there must be something that needs calibration..

  • Asdrubal Perez Dec 22, 2007

    since when did this problem started? have you moved a bit the feed connection? how old is the tv?

  • Asdrubal Perez Dec 22, 2007

    there are also other thing that might cause this.. it could be a bent pin on some connection, have you checked all connections?
    have you also tried degaussing the screen?

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