Question about Hitachi 53UWX10B 53" Rear Projection Television

1 Answer

Green shadows all over the screen

My TV shows 3 or 4 shadows to right, they gradually fade so the last one is very hard to see. It is most prevalent when I see white lettering, then there's a distinct bright green shadow. It is everywhere on the screen. It only happens when the TV is warm.

I've had the convergence problem before that causes a color to go completely haywire, this is not the same. This is much more subtle.

This was also posted elsewhere, but not under the right TV. Apologies.

Posted by on

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Master:

    An expert who has achieved Level 3.

  • Master
  • 518 Answers

You didn't say how old the set was and how much it's used, but the shadows you're describing sound like a bad green picture tube.

Hope that helps...

Geno

Posted on Apr 25, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

On the screen there is a green shadow on one side and a red shadow on the other side of every object in the scene


Hi,
This tv has two big black ICs as convergence output on deflection circuit board that are defective and causing problem in tv, IC number is STK392-110
replace both ICs to solve tv problem, also chekc for faded color big resistor nearby these ICs or those got burn mark, replace these resistors with same value, aslo check cold/ dry solder joints in deflection circuit board and resolder these joint/ connections.
Thanks.

Jan 21, 2011 | Hitachi 65TWX20B 65" Rear Projection...

2 Answers

Green hazy upside down arch of color across the screen


Your convergence board is in need of reworking on a component level or replacing the board! And you will most undoubtedly need to resolder the vertical IC and all ICs mounted on heatsinks on the power supply board. This TV is showing its age. You may choose to repair and that may last a year more or so! Good Luck and thank you for asking!

Jun 20, 2010 | Mitsubishi VS-50605 50" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Out of alignment (red)shadow


Ur tv convergence are dead.U must know how to solder.U must have soldering tools,and solder to fix convergence problems.Must repalced 2 STK convergence ICS and some or all it resistors.Tries websites like Tvrepairworld.com,Tvrepairkits.com to buy a convergence kit to repair it ur self.The shop will cost u $300-350 for parts and labors.

May 15, 2010 | Sony KP-57WS500 57" Rear Projection...

2 Answers

Tv comes on for 10 seconds then fades to a green tint then turns completely green for a few seconds than turns off


Hi,
Symptom shows tv got problem with green picture tube that need to be replaced.
Rear projection tv has 3 picture tubes, red-green-blue to make color picture.
Since its an old model so spare parts would hardly be available and local tv repair shop will help you to arrange required part, if they can.
Thanks.

Apr 16, 2010 | Sony KP-57HW40 57" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Sony kp51hw40 has green shadows and on edges in pictures and blue flickers on and off, tried all adjustments including screen, focus, and menu??? no luck


The CRTs in this model of TV had a problem with internal leakage. The blue was usually the first to show the symptom (flicker). Because all 3 CRTs are connected to the same high voltage source, when 1 acts up, the other 2 suffer as well. You need to replace the Blue CRT. However, this TV has some age on it... 1 tube will lead to 2 tubes, and 2 tubes to 3... They only last about 7 years. If you love the TV, replace all 3 (about $200 each). I recommend replacing the Red and Blue first, adjusting the geometry and convergence to the original Green. Then replace the Green, adjusting the geometry and convergence to the new Blue and Red.

Mar 15, 2010 | Sony KP-51HW40 51" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Samsung DLP TV shows green color where color should be black


This could be your video board going bad where your input cables are connected --OR-- the color wheel going bad. Hard to tell without a photo or reference though. Try swapping the cables first... and listen for any winding or whirring sounds.

Feb 04, 2010 | Samsung HLP4663W 46" Rear Projection HDTV

1 Answer

Mitsubishi TV Model #WS65903 - Green Shadow Lines on Screen


Something is not right here--The green is adjustable in the TECH menu--did this person adjust or try to adjust in the customer or the TECH menu?

If you confirm actual model number I can tell you how to get into the TECH menu--yes--green will not adjust in customer menu--it determines geometry and is only adjusted in the TECH menu.

Also, this set requires any convergence adjustments to be done in 480 and then in 1080--if only adjusted in one mode the other will still be bad.

Let me know if you know how to adjust in TECH menu or not--with exact model number I can tell you how to get there.

If this helps you rate this solution as I do this here for free.

SD TECH

Dec 20, 2009 | Mitsubishi WS-65809 65" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Shadowing and blurriness


needs a convergence board repair, not too hard to fix if you are handy with a soldering iron.

get the 2 convergence chips for this model @ partsstore.com

Mar 19, 2009 | Hitachi 50FX30B 50" Rear Projection...

3 Answers

KP-51HW40 Sony 51" Fades to blue screen


The service manual on page 8 shows how to adjust the Red/Blue/Green screen voltages. To get to the adjustment board, take the front speaker grill off (two screws at the bottom left and right) and set it aside. No need to disconnect any wires. Then remove the plywood board with 4 screws that exposes the screen/focus adjustments. The top 3 adjustments are for focus, and you need not mess with these. The bottom 3 adjustments are for Red/Blue/Green screen voltage rough adjustments. My screen showed red lines, so I had to turn the bottom right adjustment with a philips head screwdriver just slightly until the red gun retrace lines where no longer visible.

Aug 26, 2008 | Sony KP-51HW40 51" Rear Projection...

4 Answers

Blue dots and blue color


my sony is 4yrs also it has blue dots on the left side from top to bottom and a blue blob on rt. bottom corner no longer under warr. please send repair solution.

Jan 12, 2008 | Sony Grand WEGA KDF-42WE655 42" Rear...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Hitachi 53UWX10B 53" Rear Projection Television Logo

Related Topics:

266 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Hitachi Projection Televisions Experts

Jaime Hernandez

Level 3 Expert

2267 Answers

matt martin
matt martin

Level 3 Expert

1191 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

Are you a Hitachi Projection Television Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...