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I have a Hitachi rear projection television model 60SX12B…

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I have a Hitachi rear projection television model 60SX12B that has no control of vertical roll. Fine in other respects. Options?

Technician's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old your Hitachi is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?

60SX12B vJ004605 10/96

Technician's Assistant: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?

Yes

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?

Nothing. sudden.

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: TV
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TV Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 11 months ago
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TV Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 11 months ago

A vertical roll, or scrolling, on the 60SX12B is caused by a fault on the X-Ray board inside the TV.

The X-Ray board will require a repair.

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
What would you recommend? I don't want t opp move it.
TV Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 11 months ago

Sorry, I don't know what you mean by "I don't want t opp move it". Please clarify?

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