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Convergence issue For about a couple years now, my TV has had a convergence issue. When I turn the tv on, the green channel is about 3/4 of an inch off to the left, and the red channel is 3/4 of an inch to the right. After I let the tv warm up, for 20 minutes, it goes from 3/4 of an inch off to about 1/4 inch off. I figure I could just re-adjust the convergence, so that when it warms up, it becomes correct.. Although, I have looked over high and low, on the internet, for a way to get to the service menu, but the only method I can find, doesn't work on this model [(turn off)(display)(5)(+vol)(power)].

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  • mrwiggles Apr 23, 2008

    I was hoping I could go into the service menu, and do what is described at here.

    Why would this not help me? I don't need it to be perfect... I'm pretty much broke right now, so if I can't improve things on my own, I'm going to have to buy some 3d glasses and just try to enjoy the defects...


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Not sure how service menu will help you other then to do more adjustments such as 3D reform and such. Not real sure, just a long wild guess but the coils on the picture tube could possible be loose enough to change positions when heating up causing picture alignment to change. Might be a cheap service call. 

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