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Black circles on both sides ov tv

Looks like 2 1/4 black circles on both sides of screen like an hour glass

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Re: black circles on both sides ov tv

This fault is referred to as an East-West pin-cushion fault. Depending on the make and model, it can mean that some capacitor(s) have failed (dried-out) or a single medium power transistor or both in the pin-cushion correction circuit have failed.

In any event it isn't a very big problem to fix. A competent technician nearby ought to sort it out quickly. Also, if you area tech then please post additional information on the make and model and you'll get more technical data. Good luck.

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