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Convergence issue i actually have a PT51G63 but cannot find it under the models... i bought it used about a week ago and it worked fine but had isues with really dark objects ... this morning i turned it on and the red is about an inch to the left of everything else... there is a mini-fridge to the left of the tv and i was wondering if that may have messed it up... i was also up for a late night of extreme awesome gaming on it last night... the thing is under convergence i try to change it but i no longer have the original remote ... i can get into the convergence menu using the buttons on the tv but the navi buttons act like normal volume/channel buttons while its open ( so instead of changing the convergence the volume just goes up or down or the channel changes ) what do i do !! ( besides buy a new tv please )

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  • Anonymous Apr 29, 2009

    I have the same issue - although the solution that was posted got me excited - it did not reset the convergence for whatever reason…Any other options?



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You can go back to factory settings by pressing and holding the ACTION and POWER buttons on the TV while it is on. A CHK screen will appear and when it does release the buttons and then power the set off then on again. This had reset all settings back to factory conditions. You will have to reprogram any channels into memory after this.

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