Press the "Power" button to turn your TV on.
If your picture looks blurry, or if the colors aren't as crisp as you think they should be, your television could have a convergence problem. Sony TV convergence problems arise when the pictures on the screen don't line up according to their original design. This can happen over time because of everyday use and is a normal problem to experience with a Sony television. Sony makes it easy to fix the convergence problem, so you can again enjoy crisp pictures and detailed colors the way you did when you first brought your TV home.
Wait at least 30 minutes before you adjust the convergence in your television. This allows your TV ample time to warm up before you make the adjustment.
Turn your TV to a cable channel or to an antenna channel with a picture that you can see. A music channel with a static shot of music notes isn't the kind of picture you need. Instead, look for a picture like what you would see on a movie, sitcom or drama.
Press the "Flash Focus" button located in the front panel on your TV. You may need to open a hidden compartment on the front of your TV to access this button. The convergence will repair itself automatically after you hit this button. It may take several minutes.
Tips & Warnings
- If you have other adjustments you want to make to your Sony TV, you must wait until the "Flash Focus" feature finishes its cycle.
- Photo Credit tv set illustration image by Antalia from Fotolia.com
Sony Projection Widescreen TV Convergence Troubleshooting
Convergence is a characteristic of rear-projection televisions. It is related to the earth's magnetic field and the way rear-projection televisions align red,...
Troubleshooting Sony TV Problems
Troubleshooting Sony TV Problems. ... adjust the convergence of the picture tubes, either manually or with the Auto Convergence feature.
How to Perform a Convergence on a Projection TV
How to Adjust the TV Convergence Without a Remote; How to Do It Yourself Projection TV Repair/ Convergence; ... Sony Projection Widescreen...
How to Refocus a Sony Projector TV
... there are times when you need to adjust the focus on your Sony projector TV screen using the ... Select "Focus"...
How to Adjust the TV Convergence Without a Remote
How to Adjust the Convergence on a Sony Big Screen TV Model #KP-51WS510; Comments You May Also Like. How to Adjust the...
How to Repair a Sony KP-51WS510
How to Fix Convergence on a Big-Screen Sony TV. Before LCD and plasma-screen HDTVs, many large-screen televisions, including those manufactured by Sony,...
Sony Rear Projection Screen TV Troubleshooting
So you're having problems with your Sony projection television. ... Sony Projection Widescreen TV Convergence Troubleshooting. Sony Rear Projection TV Problems.
How to Fix TV Convergence on a Toshiba
You'll know a TV with bad convergence when you see it--colors aren't meshing and are represented as thick lines, ... How to...
How to Replace Panasonic Projection TV Convergence Chip
Rear projection TV convergence problems include the following symptoms: ... and solder the new chips onto the main circuit board to the...