Question about Philips 60P8341 60" Rear Projection Television

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Red all over screen

My tv has red all over the screen tried to adjust but with no results .

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  • Rc Overkill Apr 28, 2008

    I can not get te screen to a black and white. I have tried the convergance and still nothing. The adust on the bulbs make a diff in the blue and green but not the red. Red just overpowers all.

  • Rc Overkill Apr 28, 2008

    Yes I did do a hard reset with no results.

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Hello Rc Overkill,

Try this procedure:

Adjust the green & blue CRT screens to match the red. Go into your picture menu adjust, turn color all the way down to a black & white picture. Now adjust each CRT screen so that you end up with a true black & white picture. Then adjust each focus control to get a sharp picture, and adjust each CRT focus one at a time for clarity by covering the other two up. Then go back into picture adjust and turn color half way up, you should see a better picture.


If you cannot get the blue & green to even out to a black & white screen you have other problems such as faulty CRT card on back of tube or it could even be that the video IC is faulty. If this is the case, then you may have to get a competent local technician to check the TV and get the necessary parts replaced.


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    Swilin Sampson Apr 28, 2008

    It appears that you may have to replace the CRT's or the convergence chip. I recommend that you get a qualified technician to do this, as it is not that simple if you are not very familiar with electronics and soldering.
    If, however, you'd like to try this yourself, HERE is a clear step by step procedure with pictures.
    If your TV is still under warranty, then the best thing to do would be to take it back to the shop and get a replacement.

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If the red is showing like a 3D image and the video looks like the one from this link. The info on what part needs to be replave is also found here.
This might not be a DIY if you do not feel comfortable. The repair shops charge about $350.00 to $400.00 for this type of repair.

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This is a hardware side fault which needs service.
The red CRT is getting weak. I would recommend you let a professional do the job.

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Hi,

Did you try a hard reset.Unplug qll the cords from back for 4hours and then put them back and see if it helps.It is a convergence problem may be.You will have to call a tech to get it repaired.

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