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Samsung Projection TV -blue colored ghost / color off

There is a blue shadow / ghosts and the color is off when you turn TV on. It acts like someone put a magnet near it. Is this something I can fix?

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Try replacing the convergence ICs and also check the resistors that power them. This is a common fault with all projection TVs.

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These sets need to have all three colors - RED - BLUE - GREEN - lined up correctly on the screen in order for the picture to look normal. This is called convergence.

When its out of alignment the video will look 3-D, wavy, distorted, etc. Most of the time you just need to adjust your convergence in the menu. If you cannot adjust it in the menu - then your convergence is broken and needs to be repaired. Convergence problems are very common on all Projection TV sets including Sony,Samsung,JVC,Philip Magnavox,Panasonic,Akai,Pioneer2_bing.gif Hitachi,Mitsubishi,Zenith and others.
You can get a convergenece repair kit with instructions from the links below.

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Problem #1) Convergence

Yours may have one or more of the following symptoms...

*Screen Looks 3-D
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Problem #2
Another common problem is dull or washed out video.

Your set may have one or more of the following symptoms....

*Dull looking picture
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You can see some more examples and find a fix herebb0cf99.png http://www.fixya.com/support/r2861467-solution_video_looking_whiteish_dull

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