The tv has double writing like when on espn the score and things at the bottom of the screen has a red background wrting just like the foreground writing. also there is some green on the left side of the screen.
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BOTH OF THE STK-392-560 convergence chips need to be replaced; there are also fuses on the power board that protect them--do not look like fuses; if you need photos of the place where the chips are and the fuses, let me know.
Repair takes about a hour and parts if purchased on EBAY will be under 25 dollars.
Look at attached photo--if it is what you have you have a convergence problem.
The KP-53HS10 uses two of the STK-392-020 convergence chips.
Both will need to be replaced and the set adjusted--parts cost on ebay is less than 20 dollars--repair consists of two things--getting at the parts and then replacing them--chips are soldered in so you need to be able to un solder them and solder the new ones in.
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this happened to us about 3 months ago. We were in the middle of a movie and the screen went black, red light flashing. we went online and the lamp bulb is blown. you can order a new on online, cheaper than Sony will charge you.
It sounds like you are going to need to have the convergence IC's replaced. Not really a hard job, but the job requires the proper tools, soldering skills, and a service manual to get the proper part numbers and to perform convergence alighnment in the service menu after the IC's are replaced. Good Luck