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Rear Projection Sony KP-57WS600

I have a rear projection Sony KP57WS600. When I turn it on, it turns blue with blue and red arched lines at the top and bottom and turns off after 15 sec. What could be the possible problems and how much will it cost to repair it?

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  • TAMANEK Jun 17, 2008

    Thanks for the info. If the blue CRT tube is gone, then the green and red should follow, if not already gone. This puts the repair costs, with parts and labor at around $900.



    Thus, we will say goodbye to it and purchase a new one.



    Best wishes.

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Sounds like the blue crt is shorted and thats causing the red voltage to increase causing retrace lines then shutting your set down. You can get new CRTs at the following link with free shipping but they are pricey.
http://servicemanuals.vstore.ca/

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