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Mitubishi VS5062 Any Ideas where I can find a replacement pip board or the PIP modification to eliminate the board?

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  • K9lz Mar 13, 2008

    Hi Slinteriors,

    The fix gave me the pix back. Now I have retrace lines, flutters, sprites and other fiddley widgets on the screen. Is there an easy fix for that? If not what do you recommend in 60" LCD screen TV's. (No Plasma tnx I don't really like the pix on them.)

    Tnx again,

    Lou

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You can bypass the PIP module using two 4.7uf/50v electrolytic capacitors. The PIP module plugs into two connectors on the main board. Remove the PIP module, and on connector VP on the main board (the 11 pin connector), use one cap to jumper from pin 7 to 9 (negative lead on pin 9); and use the other cap to jumper from pin 5 to 11 (negative lead on pin 11). If the PIP module is bad, you will now have video.Just solder a length of insulated wire on the capacitor leads so they wont short out crossing over each other. just plug the lead wires directly into the main boards connector where you removed the PIP board.

Posted on Mar 12, 2008

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    Sonny Berry Mar 13, 2008

    I have also tried this fix on some mitsubishi models when the standard Bypass didnt work. You can try this to see if it works.

    The solution is to put the - side of a 4.7uf cap to pin 5 and put the + side to a 2.7k resistor, the other end of this resistor goes to pin 11. Then take a 4.7k resistor, attach one end to pin 11 and the other end to ground at pin 4 . This drops the 2vPP to 1VPP. I do this with the VP connector off the PIP board and use the connector only. For the chroma I use a 1uf cap from pins 7 to 9 with the - at pin 7. The only LCD I could even begin to recomend would be any of the Sony models In my opinion nothing else comes close for picture and sound quality.

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    Sonny Berry Mar 13, 2008

    I wanted to mention that I have a source for obselete mitsubishi circuit boards if you would like me to try and locate one for you. Let me know and I will see what I can come up with. Just post the numbers off your PIP module.

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