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Picture has 3 images, all different colors (red-blue-green) screen looks concave in the middle top & bottom

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I have the same exact problem! I have replaced the convergence board, and the power supply board (the one the AC cord plugs into) I have also resoldered the flyback transformer, AND checked the 3 fuses next to the flyback with a meter...and still to no avail.... I do have convergence and auto convergence available as options in the menu, and in the service screen, but on manual converge mode, the crosshairs will not move, and on auto convergence mode, it will strobe red once, then show a full red screen (concave at top and bottom) and go straight back to menu with no improvement! please help!

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This is what is known as convergence..(very common)... first question DO you have the "CONVERGENcE" option in your setup menu?.... if you dont there may be a special fuse issue... if not then more than likely it is what is known as convergence power supply issue. you have complete loss of convergence?

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