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Philips 50PP920217F remote/color

Ok, i just got this TV as a gift.... the colour is off on it and i saw something about colour convergance..... ya, so i tried hitting the menu button on the remote. it does not pull up anything.

i am wondering if there are any shortcut keys or buttons? any other way to make the tv work short of spending a bundle on it?

any tips?

BTW, the picture kinda looks 3D. red in one place, blue just below that, ect....

Thanks for the help

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  • Anonymous Feb 13, 2008

    Our color is off also....there seems to duplicate images due to red and green colors both showing slightly above or below each other. I also tried using the remote control to try and adjust but it doesn't do anything.


    Thanks,
    Margie

  • Anonymous Feb 19, 2008

    i have the same problem!

  • Anonymous Nov 10, 2008

    Picture has a 3d look to it. Whats going on?

  • tcunniff Jan 10, 2009

    I have the same problem. It just appeared yesterday.  The center of the screen is fine but the colors seperate or double images on the right or left side of the screen.

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Whats next after IC's replacing?

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    Whats next after IC's replacing?

  • Anonymous Mar 11, 2008

    all resistors were ok, now after a couple of hours and 20 bucks cost TV is working fine, thanks terryfic

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Requires convergence amp IC replacement ( two) and check
resistors in vicinity of IC's....fairly technical repair....Please read
some of my convergence solutions and let me know if you want
step by step instructions............................T.

Posted on Mar 06, 2008

  • Vista Electronics Mar 11, 2008

    Did you check resistors around IC's for over-heating and / or

    changed value ?.....fire it up & see what u get.................T.

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