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My TV has lines throughout the whole picture

When I turn on the tv the picture looks all distorted because of all the lines that are running horizontal across the tv. I have tried all the functions in the setup menu, but no luck.....they just will not go away.

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  • Anonymous Apr 11, 2009

    I have the same problem. I have noticed it is worse right after I turn the tv on. The lines go away a little bit after the tv has been on for a while.

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Never had this problem until we switched to hd tv service, changed it from 720p to 1080i and it helped it a little. will let uyou know if I find out how to fix it completely

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Hi Charlene,

please try with video input from any device,and i think you are using local antenna and it has gain problem or your tuner section of the tv is not working correctly.
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Screen looks distorted when on, what should i do?


Tried push the FOCUS buton on the remote or tried convergence aligment,R,G,B colors lines don't lines up,picture have colors shadows or 3D pictures?The tv have a convergence pronlems,it dead.The tv convergence board is dead.Try website like Tvrepairworld.com to buy a whole convergence board for the replacement.The AKAI/SAMSUNG tvs are using the same convergence board.

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Dont have the model number as i am at work however it is an older model projection tv. I think it is 65in looks like the one above. However i came home turned the tv and the picture is distorted. the...


Picture distortion in your rear projection TV is because of failure of convergence out ICs that need to be replaced.
Qualified TV tech will fix it under $150 or $200 and if your are good in part soldering in circuit boards and have electronics knowledge then can replace by yourself.
Required ICs can be purchased from Part Store.

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I have a 46" (model 46H84) with wavy vertical lines throughout the screen. How can i FIX this myself? Is it possible? I've pushed the touch focus button and nothing. There is a 'convergence' option in the...


Projection TV sets have two very common problems listed below.

Problem #1) Convergence


These sets need to have all three colors - RED - BLUE - GREEN - lined up correctly on the screen in order for the picture to look normal. This is called convergence.

When its out of alignment the video will look 3-D, wavy, distorted, etc. Most of the time you just need to adjust your convergence in the menu. If you cannot adjust it in the menu - then your convergence is broken and needs to be repaired. Convergence problems are very common on all Projection TV sets including Sony, Samsung,JVC,Philip Magnavox,Panasonic,Akai,Pioneer, Hitachi,Mitsubishi,Zenith and others.
You can get more information and a DIY convergenece repair kit with instructions from the link below.

Here are some of the most common problems with these sets...

*Screen Looks 3-D
*Colors wont align
*Screen may look distorted or warped
*No Audio/Video - TV Shuts down - May also make a constant chirping sound

Problem #2 - Another common problem is dull or washed out video.

Your set may have one or more of the following symptoms....

*Dull looking picture
*White looking picture
*Halos around objects
*Red/Orange looking picture

bb0cf99.pngYou can see some more examples and find a fix using this link on Fixya http://www.fixya.com/support/r2861467-solution_video_looking_whiteish_dull

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Projection sets have two very common problems.

The first common problem is convergence


These sets need to have all three colors - RED - BLUE - GREEN - lined up correctly on the screen in order for the picture to look normal. This is called convergence.

When its out of alignment the video will look 3-D, wavy, distorted, etc. Most of the time you just need to adjust your convergence in the menu. If you cannot adjust it in the menu - then your convergence is broken and needs to be repaired. Convergence problems are very common on all Projection TV sets including Sony, Samsung,JVC,Philip Magnavox,Panasonic,Akai,Pioneer, Hitachi,Mitsubishi,Zenith and others.
You can get more information and a DIY convergenece repair kit with instructions from the link below.

Here are some of the most common problems with these sets...

*Screen Looks 3-D
*Colors wont align
*Screen may look distorted or warped
*No Audio/Video - TV Shuts down - May also make a constant chirping sound

Problem #2 - Another common problem is dull or washed out video.

Your set may have one or more of the following symptoms....

*Dull looking picture
*White looking picture
*Halos around objects
*Red/Orange looking picture

bb0cf99.pngYou can see some more examples and find a fix using this link on Fixya http://www.fixya.com/support/r2861467-solution_video_looking_whiteish_dull

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Wavy lines appear across the screen


Projection TV sets have two very common problems listed below.

Problem #1) Convergence


These sets need to have all three colors - RED - BLUE - GREEN - lined up correctly on the screen in order for the picture to look normal. This is called convergence.

When its out of alignment the video will look 3-D, wavy, distorted, etc. Most of the time you just need to adjust your convergence in the menu. If you cannot adjust it in the menu - then your convergence is broken and needs to be repaired. Convergence problems are very common on all Projection TV sets including Sony, Samsung,JVC,Philip Magnavox,Panasonic,Akai,Pioneer, Hitachi,Mitsubishi,Zenith and others.
You can get more information and a DIY convergenece repair kit with instructions from the link below.

Here are some of the most common problems with these sets...

*Screen Looks 3-D
*Colors wont align
*Screen may look distorted or warped
*No Audio/Video - TV Shuts down - May also make a constant chirping sound

Problem #2 - Another common problem is dull or washed out video.

Your set may have one or more of the following symptoms....

*Dull looking picture
*White looking picture
*Halos around objects
*Red/Orange looking picture

bb0cf99.pngYou can see some more examples and find a fix using this link on Fixya http://www.fixya.com/support/r2861467-solution_video_looking_whiteish_dull

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Lines in picture


I had this problem around the time my TV was 3 years old. I ended up having to get it repaired at a TV repair place, it cost me $375.

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