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My tv We have a blue ghosts on are picyure. Is the tube going out? Is there more than one tube in the set. It is a hitachi mode sp-43w.

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The tube could be weak or you may just need to have it reconverged so the color will go back in place

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Colors on the screen are messed up with ghost HITACHI


Its not clear what kind of tv you have but it appears to be older rear projection tv with three picture tube. This problem does occur due to the convergence board going bad. Needs professional help to repair unless you know a lot about soldering ICs. Check out at www.fixurtvs.com for more answers on this problem, repairs and costs.

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Hitachi TV, has red ghost lines outlining image on screen! Help!


Your TV most likely has one or more possible problems.

Problem #1: Convergence Chip Failure ( common problem )

Here are some of the most common symptoms and example photos of a convergence problem
  • Screen looks 3D
  • Colors don't line up
  • One or more colors can't be adjusted when using the convergence menu.
  • Screen is bowed or warped.
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Here is a quick test....

Using your original remote go-to the tv settings then goto the convergence section.

Try to adjust the red and then the blue convergence.



You should be able to move them up, down, left, and right.

If you can't move them in all directions your convergence chips are bad and should be replaced. This is a common problem.

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You need to replace the convergence chips and convergence resistors. Check the site www.TvRepairKits.com. They have put together a kits for most models. If you don't see a kit for your set send them a quick note and they will put one together for you. Their kits include a photo instruction guide, original OEM Sanyo STK chips, convergence resistors, pico fuses, etc.


Problem #2 CRT Fluid is Cloudy

Projection TV tubes have a liquid coolant that is used to keep them from overheating. After many years the coolant in the blue and green tubes will become cloudy and cause the screen to look dull, red/orange, etc. You may even see halos around images.

Picture of a set that needs the fluid changed.

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TV set after fluid change

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What you will need to do is replace the coolant and clean the crt. You can get a repair kit from www.TvRepairKits.com that includes replacement coolant, photos. instructions, etc.

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one of your color tube has gone out on you.

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Thats not a valid Hitachi model number the sp4400 are audio speakers, but hitachi doesnt have model numbers for tV with sp can you please respond to this post with your model number and I will help you. SP43H is more like a Samsung model number.

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The green and blue ghosting is a convergence problem that is either bad connections at the convergence ICs or defective ICs. If you can solder, try resoldering the ICs. If that fails to resolve the problem, replace them. These ICs are large black ICs attached to a heatsink. They should be marked STKxxx.
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Hitachi with blue out of focus or ghost imaging and have tried magic focus many times!


Good Day,
When you turn down the BLUE the TV will give a yellowish picture. That is why the TV has three CRT's, it needs all three colors. The problem most likely lies in the TV's Convergence Circuit. To repair yourself get KIT 10 @ 1-800-458-6053 or www. bdent.com. If not call a Factory Authorized Service Center and have them give a written estimate, avg cost $550.00.
good Luck, big IRISH.

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bad convergence ic.
http://home.earthlink.net/~oleg.filippov/ConvergenceFix.htm
http://cmpalmer.blogspot.com/2006/11/fixing-my-own-tv-part-ii.html

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Sounds like you need to run Magic Focus.

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remove front grill assy to front of the internal pc boards.on your left side ther is a blue rest button mounted on the convergence board this is the eprom rest ,unless yuo know and have the service manual do not rest the eprom at this time. look at your front control panel to see if thers a small hloe and if so you need a thin rod to acitvate the button inside. again the service book will help /

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