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Shadow Today my wife said she could smell something from the TV. The words and some graphics appear to have a shadow. Just like you would select a shadow with fonts on a graphics program. Usually in colors of blue and yellow. Thanks for any help.

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  • janonda Jan 23, 2008

    The picture isn't foggy. I'm pretty good with Technology. I'm a Cisco Eng. Can I purchase a board or amp? If so do you have any suggestions on where to get one?

    Thanks again.

  • janonda Jan 23, 2008

    Thanks again by the way the TV is almost 4 years old.

  • hunteyssi Jan 27, 2008

    I am having the same problem with my R49W36 the colors dont converge and the picture is hour glass shaped I am a pretty technologicly apt person but without a drawing or manual I dont really know where to start.

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Nice description. Is the picture still square or does it have like an hourglass shape to it? If so, one of the convergence amps has failed (common problem) and needs replacing as well probably the fuse resistors feeding power to it. Probably a job for a pro as it needs to be reconverged afterwards. Can give you DIY instructions if you are OK at soldering.
Is the picture foggy as well? Have him replace the crt fluid while he's in there. How old is this TV?

Posted on Jan 23, 2008

  • Greg Collins Jan 23, 2008

    The amps are standard STK392-570 modules. Can get them at

    MCM electronics or Andrews Electronics.

    Could also just do a board swap with Module Exchange at 972-298-1212.

    I encourage you to download the service manual from one of the sites that advertise on Fixya as you'll need it sooner or later.

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