DLP Lamp Guide - LCD and DLP Repair Tips - Fix Your DLP - FixYourDLP.com http://www.fixyourdlp.com Your Community For DLP Projector Repair Tips! Sat, 20 Dec 2014 16:12:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0.1 Install a new Epson EMP-755 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/20/install-epson-emp-755-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/20/install-epson-emp-755-projector-lamp/#comments Sat, 20 Dec 2014 16:12:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=21838 Our quick instruction guide helps you replace the Epson EMP-755 projector lamp fast. Invest in authentic Your Epson EMP-755 uses the Epson ELPLP32 projector lamp. While here are plenty of places to buy this lamp on the Internet, the challenge

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Epson_EMP_ 755_Epson_ELPLP32_projector_lampOur quick instruction guide helps you replace the Epson EMP-755 projector lamp fast.

Invest in authentic

Your Epson EMP-755 uses the Epson ELPLP32 projector lamp. While here are plenty of places to buy this lamp on the Internet, the challenge is to find an OEM manufacturer selling authentic lamps. Always look for the seal of approval before buying.  You get what you pay for and with generic lamps it’s some serious problems including:

Save yourself unnecessary headaches and keep your warranty intact for your Epson EMP-755 projector. Buy authentic and learn the 7 Ways to Spot a Counterfeit Lamp.

End of life projector lamp signs

Epson_EMP-755_ELPLP32_projector_lamp_ warningTrack the umber of hours left in the Epson EMP-755 projector by going to the Info menu found on the Main menu. The Epson ELPLP32 projector lamp will last up to 2000 hours if the Brightness setting is on normal. Change the setting to low and get up to 3000 hours. Watch for these signs as well to let you know the end of life is coming for the Epson ELPLP32 lamp:

  • The lamp warning light on the projector starts flashing orange. If it turns red and stays red, replace the Epson ELPLP32 projector lamp immediately.
  • Imaged becomes dark, colors are off or appear to be deteriorating
  • A message saying “Replace the lamp” appears on screen.

Install the new Epson ELPLP32

Installation will take under 10 minutes but before installing the new Epson ELPLP32 projector lamp into the Epson EMP-755 projector, be sure to follow these preparation steps:

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  • Turn power button off and wait for the power light to stop flashing.
  • Unplug the power cord from the Epson EMP-755 projector.
  • The Epson EMP-755 should be cool to the touch before you try to change the Epson ELPLP32 projector lamp. This projector operate at a high temperatures so you can burn yourself badly if you don’t allow for the cool down period.
  • Do not operate the projectors while any of the lamps are removed as this may result in malfunctions, fire hazard and other accidents.

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  • Turn the Epson EMP-755 over and placing on a soft, scratch free surface.
  • Press on the tabs located on top of the EMP-755 cover. Lift up the lamp cover.

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  • Using the screw driver provided with the Epson EMP-755 projector, loosen the two screws holding the projector lamp in place.

Epson_EMP-755_remove_projector_lamp_ELPLP32Pressing on the indents on the sides of the Epson ELPLP32, pull the projector lamp gently up out of the Epson EMP-755 projector. Take care not to bang the actual lamp or it may break. Learn how to do a proper clean up if the lamp breaks or explodes.

NOTE: The Epson ELPLP32 projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle your used lamps and be good to the environment.
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  • Gently place the new Epson ELPLP32 lamp into the Epson EMP-755 making sure not to touch the actual bulb. The oil on your fingers will leave a burn mark on the lamp once it heats up and this can cause black out spots on the screen.
  • Tighten the screws on the new Epson ELPLP32 lamp.
  • Slide the air filter out and remove it immediately. Slide in the new filter that came with the Epson ELPLP32 lamp. Replace the lamp cover.
  • You are now ready to reset the lamp timer.

Reset the lamp timer in the Epson EMP-755

Your Epson EMP-755 has a built-in timer to track the life of the Epson ELPLP32 projector lamp. So, it’s very important that you reset the lamp timer every time you replace the Epson ELPLP32 projector lamp. Here’s how:

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  • Press the MENU button on either the remote control on the projector’s control panel.
  • Scroll down to the RESET option.
  • Press Enter. The RESET ALL screen will appear.
  • Scroll down to LAMP-HOURS RESET.
  • Press ENTER to open up the confirmation screen

 

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  • Highlight YES.
  • Press ENTER.
  • Press ESC or MENU to exit this option.

Congratulations! You’ve just installed at new Epson ELPLP32 projector lamp in your Epson EMP-755.

Tips for a longer lasting Epson ELPLP32 projector lamp:

  • Keep your air filters clean to avoid overheating the projector.
  • Turn off the Epson EMP-755 projector and let it stand for at least one hour ever 24 hours. An average use of four to five hours per day will ensure longer lamp life.
  • Make sure there is enough airflow around the projector particularly if it’s been permanently mounted.
  • Learn more with Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life

 

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How to change the BenQ MX812 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/19/change-benq-mx812-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/19/change-benq-mx812-projector-lamp/#comments Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:55:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=21833 Changing the BenQ MX812 projector lamp is a snap when you follow this guide. Start off on the right foot with authentic Start off this whole procedure with buying an authentic lamp. Generic prices are tempting but they end up

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BenQ_MX812_BenQ_5J.J3J05.001_projector_lampChanging the BenQ MX812 projector lamp is a snap when you follow this guide.

Start off on the right foot with authentic

Start off this whole procedure with buying an authentic lamp. Generic prices are tempting but they end up causing you lots of problems including:

Protect your health and keep your BenQ MX812 projector working at its optimum level. Always use an authentic BenQ 5J.J3J05.001 projector lamp.

Know when projector lamp end of life is coming

To check hBenQ-_MX812_projector_5J.J3J05.001_projector_lamp_warningow many hours the BenQ MX812  projector lamp has left, do the following:

  • Press MENU/EXIT and then press MODE/ENTER to highlight the SYSTEM SETUP: Advanced
  • Press to highlight Lamp Settings and press MODE/ENTER. The Lamp Settings page is displayed.
  • You will see the Equivalent Lamp Hour information appearing on the menu.
  • To leave the menu, press MENU/EXIT.
  • You can also get the lamp hour information on the INFORMATION menu.

Setting the projector to economic mode will extend the projector lamp life.

A flashing orange light on BenQ MX812 projector indicates that the the BenQ 5J.J3J05.001 projector lamp is reaching end of life.  As the projector lamps gets closer to end of life, warning messages will begin to appear. You may also notice the image deteriorating or the color looking off. Change the projector lamp immediately when the final warning screen appears  or the projector will simply shut down.

Replacingthe BenQ 5J.J3J05.001 projector lamp

Before changing the lamp:

  • Reduce the risk of electrical shock by disconnecting the power cord on the BenQ MX812 projector.
  • Reduce the risk of severe burns by allowing the projector to cool for at least 45 minutes.

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Loosen the screw holding the lamp cover onto the BenQ MX812 projector.

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Lift up the cover. Remove and dispose of the lamp protection film. Do not insert your fingers between the lamp and the projector. The sharp edges inside the projector may cause injuries.

 

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Disconnect the projector lamp connector from the projector (Step #2 in diagram). Loosen the screw that secures the BenQ 5J.J3J05.001 projector lamp.

BenQ-_MX812_projector_5J.J3J05_remove_old_projector_lampSlowly and gently pull the BenQ 5J.J3J05.001 projector lamp out of the projector. Pulling too quickly can cause the bulb to shatter. Learn what to do should the bulb shatter.

NOTE: The BenQ 5J.J3J05.001 projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle your used lamps!

 

 

BenQ-_MX812_projector_5J.J3J05_install_new_projector_lampInsert the new BenQ 5J.J3J05.001 projector lamp first into the connector on the projector and reconnect the lamp connector.

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Make sure the handle is fully locked. Tighten the projector lamp screw. If the screw is too loose or too tight, the projector may not turn on.

 

BenQ-_MX812_projector_5J.J3J05_projector_lamp_install_coverRe-install Epson MX812 lamp cover and tighten the screw.

Reset the total lamp operation timer

 

Reset the projector lamp counter

BenQ-_MX812_projector_5J.J3J05_reset_projector_lamp_timerWhen the BenQ 5J.J3J05.001 projector lamp in the BenQ MX812 projector has been changed the projector lamp timer must be reset:

  • Turn on the BenQ MX812ST projector.
  • After the startup logo, open the On-Screen Display (OSD) menu.
  • Go to the SYSTEM SETUP.
  • Scroll over to Advanced > Lamp Settings menu.
  • Press MODE/ENTER to display Lamp Settings page is displayed.
  • Highlight Reset lamp timer. A warning message is displayed asking if you want to reset the lamp timer.
  • Highlight Reset and press MODE/ENTER. The lamp time will be reset to “0”.

Extend the life of the BenQ 5J.J3J05.001 projector lamp last longer with the following tips:

  • Keep your air filters clean to avoid overheating the projector.
  • Use the Lamp Power option on the BenQ MX812ST projector lamp and set to Economic Mode to reduce the amount of power used but extend lamp life.
  • Learn more with Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life.

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Green your BenQ MX812 projector lamp

The BenQ MX812 projector lamp has the option of replacing only the bulb instead of the entire BenQ 5J.J3J05.001 unit. You re-use the plastic cage and reduce waste. You can green your projector while saving money. Our instructional video shows you how step-by-step.

 

 

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Changing the Boxlight SP-6T projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/17/changing-boxlight-sp-6t-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/17/changing-boxlight-sp-6t-projector-lamp/#comments Thu, 18 Dec 2014 04:12:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=21829 Replace the Boxlight SP-6T projector lamp using this guide. Buy authentic Keep your Boxlight SP-6T projector working at its optimum levels by installing an authentic projector lamp. Avoid generics even if you are being tempted by their bargain prices. 6 Reasons

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Boxlight_SP-6t_projector_Boxlight_ XP5T-930_projector_lampReplace the Boxlight SP-6T projector lamp using this guide.

Buy authentic

Keep your Boxlight SP-6T projector working at its optimum levels by installing an authentic projector lamp. Avoid generics even if you are being tempted by their bargain prices.

6 Reasons to avoid generics

Warning messages

When the Boxlight SP-6T is approaching end of life the LAMP REPLACEMENT light flashes yellow. along with a darker and unnatural colour. Change the projector lamp immediately.

Replacing the Boxlight SP-6T projector lamp

The Boxlight SP-6T uses the Boxlight XP5T-930 projector lamp. Before replacing the Boxlight XP5T-930 follow these safety tips:

  • Disconnect the power cord on the Boxlight SP-6T projector.
  • Reduce the risk of severe burns by allowing the Boxlight SP-6T projector to cool for at least 45 minutes. These projectors operate using high temperatures and you run the risk of severe burns if you don’t allow it to cool down.

Boxlight_SP-6T_projector_Boxlight_-XP5T-930_replace_projector_lampPlace the projector on a soft surface and turn it over. Loosen the screw holding the lamp cover in place.

Remove the two screws holding the Boxlight XP5T-930 projector lamp in place.

Using the wire handle on the Boxlight XP5T-930 projector lamp to gently remove the lamp. Pulling too quickly can cause the bulb to shatter. Learn what to do should the bulb shatter.

NOTE: Be sure to recycle the Boxlight XP5T-930 projector lamp as contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle it!

Insert the new Boxlight XP5T-930 and avoid touching the actual bulb as this can result in black spots from the oil on your hands.

Tighten the two screws on the Boxlight XP5T-930 projector lamp . Place the cover back onto the Boxlight SP-6T projector and tighten the lamps screw. You must now reset the lamp timer.

Resetting the SP-6T lamp counter

Once the Boxlight XP5T-930 projector lamp has been replaced, you will need to reset the lamp counter so the Boxlight SP-6T projector can accurately track the number of lamp hours remaining:

  • Turn the projector on, and press the MENU button and the ON-SCREEN MENU will appear. Press the POINT LEFT/RIGHT buttons to select SETTING and press the SELECT button.
  • Another dialog box SETTING MENU will appear.
  • Press the POINT DOWN button and a red-arrow icon will appear.
  • Move the arrow to Lamp age, and then press the SELECT button. The message “Lamp replace monitor Reset?” is displayed.
  • Select [Yes] to reset the Timer.

When the Lamp Replacement Monitor Timer is reset, the LAMP REPLACEMENT indicator stops lighting. Learn how to extend the life of the Boxlight CP10T-930 projector lamp. Check out Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life.

 

Boxlight_SP-6T_projector_Boxlight_-XP5T-930_projector_lamp_bulb_replacementInterested in a green alternative?

This projector has the option of also just replacing the actual bulb to re-use the plastic cage. This reduces waste and is a great way to green your projector. Watch our training video to learn more.

 

 

 

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3 steps to replace the Dell 1609WX projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/16/3-steps-replace-dell-1609wx-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/16/3-steps-replace-dell-1609wx-projector-lamp/#comments Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:40:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=21819 No need to call a service technician. Follow this replacement guide when it’s time to change the Dell 1609WX projector lamp. End of projector lamp warnings A blinking amber light on the Dell 1609WX means the projector lamp is approaching

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Dell_1609WX_projector_Dell_311-8943_725-1012_projector_lampNo need to call a service technician. Follow this replacement guide when it’s time to change the Dell 1609WX projector lamp.

End of projector lamp warnings

A blinking amber light on the Dell 1609WX means the projector lamp is approaching end of life. You will also see the on-screen message “Lamp is approaching the end of its useful life in full power operation. Replacement suggested!” 

Don’t wait too long or you may hear making a loud popping noise before the projector lamps burns. “Lamp Defective” will then show on screen and remain until a new projector lamp has been installed. The projector will eventually turn off.

Go with authentic!

In order for the Dell 1609WX projector to keep working it needs a Dell 311-8943 (725-10120) projector lamp. Always buy authentic to keep the projector working at its best. Generic lamps should be avoided because:

Save yourself hassles and protect your Dell 1609WX projector from being damaged, buy Dell 311-8943 projector authentic projector lamps!

Dell_1609X_projector_Dell_311-8943_725-1012_replace_projector_lampReplacing the Dell 1609WX projector lamp

Before replacing the Dell 311-8943 (725-10120) projector lamp be sure to turn the projector off and disconnect from the AC plug. Let the projector cool down for at least 30 minutes. It should be cool to the touch. Don’t attempt to change the lamp when the projector is still hot as there is a good chance you can get severely burned.

  • Place the Dell 1609WX on a soft surface and turn in upside down to access the projector lamp cover. Loose the two screws that hold the projector lamp cover in place.
  • Loosen the two screws that secure the projector lamp.
  • Pull the projector lamp up by its metal handle. Pulling too quickly can cause the bulb to shatter. NOTE: Don’t throw the Dell 311-8943 projector lamp into regular garbage! Since it contains mercury, this lamp must be properly recycled.
  • Install the new Dell 311-8943 projector lamp making sure it is properly aligned into the projector.
  • Tighten the two screws that secure the Dell 311-8943 projector lamp.
  • Replace the projector lamp cover and tighten the two screws.
  • You are now ready to reset the lamp timer.

Reset the Dell 1609WX projector lamp counter

The Dell 1609WX projector tracks the life of the Dell 311-8943 (725-10120) projector lamp and will trigger the warning signals when it’s time to replace. Each time you replace the Dell 311-8943 projector lamp you must reset the lamp timer to zero. Failure to do so can result in you using the projector past the optimum lamp life and causing the projector lamp to explode.

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  • To access the Main Menu press the left or right buttons on your projector’s control panel or remote control.
  • Scroll over the the LAMP Menu. Press ENTER to access.
  • Scroll down to the Lamp Reset icon. Press ENTER.
  • Scroll down to choose YES and press ENTER to reset the projector lamp timer.

 

Tips for extending Dell 1609WX projector lamp life:

  • From the LAMP Menu, choose ECO MODE: Select On to use the projector at the lower power level of 165 Watts, which makes the Dell 1609WX projector operate quieter and with lower light that gives more projector lamp life. Select off to operate at the 200 Watts power level.
  • Keep your air filters clean to avoid overheating the projector.
  • Every 24 hours, turn off the projector and let it stand for 1 hour
  • Make sure there is enough airflow around the Dell 1609WX projector particularly if it’s been permanently mounted.
  • Learn more with Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life.

Save money and go green

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Looking for a green alternative for the Dell 1609WX projector? Try replacing only the projector lamp bulb and re-using the same plastic cage with the 311-8943 projector lamp. Watch our training video to see learn.

 

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Install a new Sanyo PLC-XF46 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/15/install-new-sanyo-plc-xf46-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/15/install-new-sanyo-plc-xf46-projector-lamp/#comments Tue, 16 Dec 2014 06:34:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=21815 Follow this step-by-step guide to show you how to change the Sanyo PLC-XF46U projector lamp. Invest in authentic Make your life easier and invest in an authentic lamp. Generic lamps may seem like a great bargain due to their cheaper

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Sanyo_PLC-XF46U_POA-LMP100_610-327-4928_projector_lampFollow this step-by-step guide to show you how to change the Sanyo PLC-XF46U projector lamp.

Invest in authentic

Make your life easier and invest in an authentic lamp. Generic lamps may seem like a great bargain due to their cheaper prices but the few dollars you save is not worth it. Authentic lamps have a longer life than counterfeits. They are less prone to explosions that can damage your projector and been have calibrated properly so they don’t damage the sensitive optics in your Sanyo PLC-XF46U projector. Generics are created with toxic substitute parts that are a health hazard and are missing the proper safeguards to protect your eyesight from damage. Look for the seal of approval and buy authentic!

Lamp Status Display Settings

The Sanyo PLC-XF46U projector uses four lamps at a time. The Lamp Status Display shows the status of each Sanyo POA-LMP100 610-327-4928 lamp:

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Yellow Lamp: projector lamp is lighting normally.
Dim Lamp: projector lamp is off
Red Lamp: projector is nearing end of life and should be replaced.
X Mark on Lamp: the lamp is not functioning and needs to be replaced immediately.

Projector lamp management

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The Sanyo PLC-XF46U projector is equipped with four projector lamps. The Lamp Management Function automatically changes the combinations of lighting lamps by detecting which lamps are still working.

When any of the four Sanyo POA-LMP100 projector lamp goes out, Lamp Mode will automatically switch from using four lamps to using two lamps. When any of the two Sanyo POA-LMP100 projector lamp is out, the projector will operate using only one lamp.

End of life warning signs

Sanyo_PLC-XF46U_POA-LMP100_610-327-4928_projector_lamp_warning_lightsThere is a Lamp Replace Indicator at the front and at the back of the Sanyo PLC-XF46 projector. When any four of the projector lamp is nearing end of life, these indicators will flash yellow. In order to determine which of the four Sanyo POA-LMP100 projector lamps needs to be replaced, you’ll need to consult the Lamp Status Display on the Sanyo PLC-XF46U projector screen as well.

Installing a new projector lamp

NOTE: Make sure of the number of lamps that need to be replaced by referring to the Lamp Status Display and the Lamp Management Function.

Before replacing any lamps follow these safety steps:

  • Turn off the Sanyo PLC-XF46U projector.
  • Unplug the power cord.
  • Allow the projector to cool down for at least 45 minutes. It should be cool to the touch. The Sanyo PLC-XF46U operates under extremely high temperatures and you can seriously burn yourself if you don’t give the projector time to cool.

To install the lamps:

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  • Remove the two screws on the Sanyo PLC-XF46U Lamp Cover and press the top button to open the Lamp Cover.
  • Choose which lamp needs to be replaced. BE SURE TO PICK THE CORRECT PROJECTOR LAMP THAT NEEDS TO BE REPLACED.
  • Loosen the two screws holding the Sanyo POA-LMP100 610-327-4928 projector lamp in place.
  • Grasp the handle and gently pull out the defective Sanyo POA-LMP100 lamp. Place to one side. Be sure to dispose of the used Sanyo POA-LMP100 610-327-4928 projector lamp through a local recycling program. Don’t throw this projector lamp into the regular garbage as it contains mercury.
  • Take the new Sanyo POA-LMP100 projector lamp by the handle and gently guide it into place.
  • Tighten the two screws holding the Sanyo POA-LMP100 610-327-4928 projector lamp assembly in place.
  • Replace the Sanyo PLC-XF46U Lamp Cover and tighten the two screws to put the lamp cover back in place.
  • Reset the Lamp Counter following the instructions below.

Reset the projector lamp counter

Each time you install a new Sanyo POA-LMP100 610-327-4928 projector lamp, you’ll need to reset the lamp counter for that particular lamp so the projector can keep track of the numbers of hours the lamp has left.

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  • Turn the Sanyo PLC-XF46U projector on.
  • Press the MENU buttons to open the ON-SCREEN MENU.
  • Press POINT LEFT/RIGHT button to get the red frame pointer to move to the SETTING menu icon.
  • Press POINT DOWN button to projector Lamp counter reset. Press SELECT.
  • Move the arrow to the replaced lamp number (Lamp 1, Lamp 2, Lamp 3 or Lamp 4). Press SELECT. BE SURE TO RESET THE CORRECT LAMPS
  • The message “Lamp replace counter Reset?” will be displayed with YES or NO underneath.
  • Move the pointer to YES. Press the SELECT button.
  • Move to the second confirmation box and select YES.

NOTE: BE SURE TO RESET THE CORRECT PROJECTOR LAMP otherwise the lamp replace indicator will continue lighting YELLOW.

Resetting the Sanyo PLC-XF46U projector lamp mode

You can set the lamp mode to use either four lamps or two lamps. Using 2 lamps will prolong the life of the projector lamps.

Sanyo_PLC-XF46_PROJECTOR_lamp_icon_Sanyo_POA-LMP29_service part no 610 284 4627To change the lamp mode:
Press MENU button so the ON-SCREEN Menu will appear.
Using the POINT LEFT/RIGHT button move to SETTING. Press SELECT button.
A second dialog screen appears.
Press the POINT DOWN button to move to LAMP MODE.
4 lamps mode using all lamps. Picture will become brighter.
2 lamps mode using only 2 lamps. Picture will become darker
NOTE: You must wait 90 seconds after changing the Lamp Mode before changing it again.

Tips to make your Sanyo POA-LMP100 projector lamp last longer

Extend the life of your newly installed Sanyo POA-LMP100 610-327-4928 by following these helpful tips:

  • Wait at least five minutes before turning the Sanyo PLC-XF46U projector off.
  • Don’t operate the projector continuously without letting it stand for at least one hour turned off every 24 hours.
  • Cleaning the air filter regularly will also prolong the life of the Sanyo POA-LMP100 610-327-4928 and prevent the Sanyo PLC-XF46U projector from overheating.

Saving money and resources

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Looking for a less expensive option? Are you technically saavy? Watch our step-by-step video on replacing only the Sanyo POA-LMP100 bulb instead of the entire lamp housing in the Sanyo PLC-XF46U projector.

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Guide for installing the Epson EB-826 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/12/guide-installing-epson-eb-826-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/12/guide-installing-epson-eb-826-projector-lamp/#comments Fri, 12 Dec 2014 22:12:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=21810 We show you how to replace the Epson EB-826 projector lamp using this step-by step guide. The importance of authentic projector lamps An authentic projector lamp makes all the difference in how your Epson EB-826 projector performs. Generics just can’t

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Epson_EB-826W_projector_Epson_ELPLP50_projector_lampWe show you how to replace the Epson EB-826 projector lamp using this step-by step guide.

The importance of authentic projector lamps

An authentic projector lamp makes all the difference in how your Epson EB-826 projector performs. Generics just can’t offer the same performance or value. Look for the seal of approval before buying your Epson EB-824 projector lamp. Avoid getting fooled into buying generic lamps posing as the real deal. Learm how to protect yourself. Read the 7 Ways to Spot a Counterfeit Lamp.

Reasons to avoid generic:

Watching for end of life

It is time to replace the Epson EB-826 projector lamp when the following signs are seen:

  • The projected image gets darker or starts to deteriorate.
  • The message Replace the lamp appears on the screen
  • The projector lamp warning starts flashing.

Installing the Projector Lamp Replacement

The Epson EB- 826 uses the Epson ELPLP50 V13H010L50 projector lamp.

Before installation:

  • Turn power button off wait for light to stop flashing.
  • Turn off power switch on Epson EB-826 projector.
  • Unplug the power cord.
  • Before changing the projector lamp, allow the Epson EB-826 projector to cool down. It should be cool to the touch before you open it to change the projector lamp. Otherwise you run the risk of burning yourself.
  • Do not operate the projectors while any of the lamps are removed as this may result in malfunctions, fire hazard and other accidents.

Caution: Don’t touch the actual bulb with your fingers since the oil from your skin can cause a black spot on the bulb.

Epson_EB-826_Epson_ELPLP50_remove_projector_lamp_coverThe lamp cover is found on top of the Epson EB-826 projector. Loosen the lamp cover screw — you can’t remove it only loosen it.

Slide the Epson EB-826 projector lamp cover off.

Loosen the two screws holding the Epson ELPLP50 V13H010L50 projector lamp in place.

Epson_EB-826_Epson_ELPLP50_install_new_projector_lampGrab the Epson ELPLP50 projector lamp by the side indents. Gently pull the lamp out. Pulling too quickly can cause the bulb to shatter. Learn what to do should this happen.

NOTE: The Epson ELPLP50 V13H010L50 projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle your used lamps! If you bought from an authentic manufacturer they will recycle the lamp for you at no extra cost (another reason to buy authentic lamps).

Gently insert the Epson ELPLP50 projector lamp making sure it’s facing the right way.

Tighten the screws on the new Epson ELPLP50 projector lamp. Be sure not to tighten too much or the lamp may not work.

Replace the lamp cover and tighten the screw on the EB-826 projector lamp cover.

Reset the Epson EB-826 projector lamp timer.

Reset the projector lamp timer

Reset the Epson EB-826 projector Lamp Replacement Counter only when the Epson ELPLP50 projector lamp has been replaced.

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  • Press the MENU button on the remote control. The Lamp Reset Menu will appear.
  • Scroll down to the RESET LAMP HOURS. Press ENTER.
  • A prompt appears asking if you want to RESET LAMP HOURS?
  • Select YES and press ENTER.
  • Press MENU to exit.

Prolong the life of the Epson ELPLP50 projector lamp:

Extend the life of the newly installed Epson ELPLP50 projector lamp with the following tips:

  • Keep your air filters clean to avoid overheating the projector.
  • Turn off the Epson EB-826 projector and let it stand for at least one hour ever 24 hours. An average use of four to five hours per day will ensure longer lamp life.
  • Make sure there is enough airflow around the projector particularly if it’s been permanently mounted.
  • Learn more with Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life

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Replacing the Optoma EP719H projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/11/replacing-optoma-ep719h-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/11/replacing-optoma-ep719h-projector-lamp/#comments Fri, 12 Dec 2014 06:11:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=21801 Seeing warning messages on screen? Consult our guide to install a new Optoma EP719H projector lamp. Invest in authentic Before you replace the Optoma BL-FP230C (SP.85R01GC01) projector lamp make sure you have the correct lamp. In order to keep your

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SOptoma_EP719H_projector_Optoma_BL-FP230C_projector_lampeeing warning messages on screen? Consult our guide to install a new Optoma EP719H projector lamp.

Invest in authentic

Before you replace the Optoma BL-FP230C (SP.85R01GC01) projector lamp make sure you have the correct lamp. In order to keep your Optoma EP719H projector working at it’s best, look for a OEM authentic lamp to install.

Look for the seal of approval to be sure you’re getting an authentic projector lamp.

Why avoid generic lamps?

Generic lamps are easy to come by and appear to be a great deal. But they come with a hidden pricetag that works out to be more money in the long run. Since they are created with toxic materials used as substiutions, these lamps don’t have the proper safeguards to protect your eyesight.

They are also prone to explosions, don’t last as long as authentic and can damage the sensitive optics in your Optoma EP719H projector. Learn the 7 Ways to Spot a Counterfeit Lamp.

Warning signs:

Replace the projector lamp when the image starts to fade or  you see this warning sign on screen:

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Replacing the Optoma BL-FP230C projector lamp

Follow these important safety steps before installing a new Optoma BL-FP230C (SP.85R01GC01) projector lamp:

  • The used Optoma BL-FP230C (SP.85R01GC01)contains mercury and should be properly recycled. Don’t throw it into regular garbage.
  • Switch off the power to the Optoma EP719H projector by pressing the Power/Standby button.
  • Disconnect the power cord.
  • Allow the projector to cool down for at least 30 minutes. If should be cool to the touch. These projectors run using high temperatures and you can burn yourself badly if you don’t allow the projector to cool down.

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1. Place something soft underneath the Optoma EP719H and then turn the projector onto it’s back. Remove the two screws holding the cover in place.

2. Push the projector lamp cover up to remove.

3.  Use a screwdriver to remove the two screws holding the projector lamp module in place. Slowly put out the old lamp by grabbing the edge of the lamp. Be careful not to bang the lamp against the projector as this may case the bulb to break. Learn what to do if the lamp has exploded inside the projector.

4. Place the new BL-FP230C (SP.85R01GC01) lamp into the Optoma EP719H projector. Tighten the two screws on the projector lamp. Replace the lamp cover and tighten its two screws.

OTE: The Optoma BL-FP230C projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle your used lamps!  If you bought from an authentic manufacturer they will recycle the lamp for you at no extra cost (another reason to buy authentic lamps).

You must now reset the Lamp Replacement Timer.

Reset the lamptimer

The Optoma EP749 projector has an automatic lamp reset timer that tracks the life of the lamp and triggers the lamp replacement warning. You need to reset the timer each time the projector lamp is replaced.

 

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  • Press the Menu option on either the remote or on the projector.
  • Scroll over the Lamp Setting. Press enter.
  • Select Reset Lamp Hours. Press Enter
  • The Execute/Cancel command line will appear.
  • Scroll over to choose Execute. Press Enter.
  • The lamp hours will be reset to zero.

 

 

How to extend the life of the  Optoma BL-FP230C

  • Turning on the Eco Mode to lower power consumption and extend the lamp life by 130%.
  • Keep your air filters clean to avoid overheating the projector.
  • Turn off the Optoma EP719H projector and let it stand for at least one hour ever 24 hours.
  • Make sure there is enough airflow around the projector particularly if it’s been permanently mounted.
  • Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life

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Replace the BenQ MP720 projector lamp in 3 stepshttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/10/replace-benq-mp720-projector-lamp-3-steps/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/10/replace-benq-mp720-projector-lamp-3-steps/#comments Thu, 11 Dec 2014 04:15:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=21784 This is your guide for installing a new BenQ MP720 projector lamp in three easy steps. Step 1: Know when to replace You can expect up to 4000 hours from the BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp before you need to replace it.

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BenQ_MP720_projector_CS.5JJ1K.001_projector_lampThis is your guide for installing a new BenQ MP720 projector lamp in three easy steps.

Step 1: Know when to replace

You can expect up to 4000 hours from the BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp before you need to replace it. Watch for these warning signs:

  • The picture looks faded on screen.
  • The Lamp Indicator blinks red.
  • Warning Messages about the lamp appear on screen.

When the BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp needs to be replaced warning messages will appear on the BenQ MP720 projector screen. The Lamp indicator will also will light red letting you know if time to replace the BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp.

Warning Messages

When it’s time to replace the BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp you’ll see a series warnings appear on screen.

BenQ_MP720_projector_CS.5JJ1K.001_projector_lamp_Warning_FirstFirst message: Total (equivalent) lamp hour has reached 3000 hours. Install a new lamp for optimal performance.

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Second message: Total (equivalent) lamp hour has reached 3950 hour. A new lamp should be fitted to avoid the inconvenience when the projector runs out of lamp time.

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Third message: Total (equivalent) lamp hour has reached 4000 hours. This message will flash in the center of the screen for about 30 seconds together with the Lamp indicator lighting up red for 40 seconds

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Final message: If this warning message displays, the projector will shut down in 40 seconds. The lamp MUST be replaced before the projector will operate normally.

Replace the BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp immediately.

 Step 2: Buy authentic!

Buying an authentic BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp will guarantee the best lamp to keep your BenQ MP720 projector working properly OEM lamps are far superior to generic lamps currently sold at discount prices on the Internet. At first glance generic compatible lamps seem like an incredible bargain. But when you factor in their shorter life spans and poor illumination along with other problems, these lamps actually end up costing more in the long run. These are NOT authentic lamps and should be avoided for the following reasons:

Step 3: Installing a new BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp

Before changing the BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp:

  • Reduce the risk of electrical shock by disconnecting the power cord on the MP720 projector.
  • Reduce the risk of severe burns by allowing the projector to cool for at least 45 minutes.

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  • The lamp cover is found on the bottom of the projector. Gently turn the projector over onto a soft surface Using a screwdriver, loosen the screw holding the BenQ MP720 lamp cover in place.

 

  • Remove the lamp cover and place it to one side.

 

  • BenQ_MP720_projector_CS.5JJ1K.001_Disconnect the lamp connector by pushing it against the projector while pulling it up.

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NOTE: The BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle your used lamps!  If you bought from an authentic manufacturer they will recycle the lamp for you at no extra cost (another reason to buy authentic lamps).

 

 

  • Gently lower the new BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp into the slot making sure to line up the two holes properly. Tighten the screw on the BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp.

 

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  • Connect the lamp connector to the projector.
  • Place the lamp cords back to the slots.
  • Tighten the lamp screw.
  • Replace the lamp cover on the BenQ MP720 projector

 

Reset the lamp timer

It’s important to only reset the lamp timer when the BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp has been replaced. Resetting the lamp timer without changing the BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp can severely damage your BenQ MP720 projector.

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  • Press and hold the Exit button on the projector for 5 seconds to display the total used
  • lamp time.
  • Press Auto on the projector or on the remote control to reset the lamp hour to “0”.
  • Wait about 5 seconds to let the OSD disappear.

Do not reset if the lamp is not new or replaced as this could cause damage.

Extending the life of the BenQ MP720 projector lamp:

  • Keep your air filters clean to avoid overheating the projector.
  • Use the Lamp Power option on the BenQ MP720 and set to Economic Mode to reduce the amount of power used but extend lamp life.
  • Learn more with Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life.

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Vivitek_ D825MX_projector_Vivitek_1000055-A_5811100760S_projector_lampThis tutorial shows you how to change the projector lamp in your Vivitek D825MX projector.

Warning signs

When you notice the Power LED flashing 5 times consecutively, your Vivitek D825MX projector lamp is reaching its end of life and needs to be replaced immediately.

Be sure the purchase an authentic Vivitek 1000055-A (5811100760S) projector lamp for your Vivitek D825MXprojector. Although they like a bargain, avoid knock-off “compatible” lamps. You get what you pay for and in the case of generic lamps it’s usually a long list of problems:

Save yourself unnecessary headaches and buy an authentic projector lamp from a recognized dealer. You’ll be getting a far superior product with a replacement guarantee and tech support.

Replacing the 1000055-A projector lamp

Before changing the projector lamp:

  • Reduce the risk of electrical shock by disconnecting the power cord on the Vivitek D825MX projector.
  • Reduce the risk of severe burns by allowing the projector to cool for at least 45 minutes.

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  • Remove the two captive screws holding the lamp cover place.
  • Remove the lamp cover and place it to one side.
  • Remove the tw0 screws holding the Vivitek 1000055-A (5811100760S) projector lamp in place.

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NOTE: The Vivitek 1000055-A (5811100760S) projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle your used lamps! If you bought from an authentic manufacturer they will recycle the lamp for you at no extra cost.

Vivitek_D825MX_projector_1000055_install_new_projector_lampTo finish the installation:

  • Take the new Vivitek 1000055-A (5811100760S) projector lamp out of its packaging. Lift up the wire handle and gently guide it into the Vivitek D825MXprojector.
  • Take care not to touch the actual bulb as the oil from your fingers can leave a smudge that will burn into a black spot when the projector heats up.
  • Tighten the lamp screw.
  • Re-install the Vivitek D825MX projector lamp cover and tighten the screw.
  • Reset the total lamp hour timer.

Resetting the Vivitek D825MS Lamp Hour Timer

It’s important to only reset the lamp timer when the Vivitek 1000055-A (5811100760S) projector lamp has been replaced.

Resetting the projector lamp timer without changing the lamp can make it work beyond its recommended hours and cause harm to your Vivitek D825MX projector.

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  • Press the Menu button to open the OSD menu.
  • Press left/right arrow keys to move to the Installation II menu.
  • Press up/down arrows to move to the Advanced menu
  • Press Enter.
  • Using the or up/down arrow keys to move down to the Advanced menu.
  • Press the cursor up/down arrows button to Lamp Hour Reset.
  • Press Enter.
  • A message will appear saying the Lamp Hour has been reset to zero.
  • Press the Menu button to return to the main Installation II menu.

 

Extending the life of the Vivitek 1000055-A projector lamp:

  • Keep your air filters clean to avoid overheating the projector.
  • Use the Lamp Power option on the Vivitek D825MX projector and set to Eco Mode to reduce the amount of power used but extend projector lamp life.
  • Learn more with Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life.

 

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3 Steps to replacement NEC NP-M300XS projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/09/3-steps-replacement-nec-np-m300xs-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2014/12/09/3-steps-replacement-nec-np-m300xs-projector-lamp/#comments Wed, 10 Dec 2014 01:23:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=21771 Use this step-by-step guide to replace the NP-M300XS projector lamp. Step 1: Know when to replace Your NEC NP-M300XS projector lamp uses the NEC NP16LP projector lamp. When it’s reaching end of life you’ll see the following warning on screen

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NEC NP-M300XS_projector_NEC_NP16LP_projector_lampUse this step-by-step guide to replace the NP-M300XS projector lamp.

Step 1: Know when to replace

Your NEC NP-M300XS projector lamp uses the NEC NP16LP projector lamp. When it’s reaching end of life you’ll see the following warning on screen message: LAMP HAS REACHED THE END OF ITS USABLE LIFE. PLEASE REPLACE THE LAMP AND FILTER. The LAMP indicator will also blink red. If on screen colours looks off or of the picture is faint or has deteriorated replace the NEC NP-311X projector lamp immediately.

Track projector lamp life

NEC_NP-M300XS_check_NECNP16LP_projector_lamp_usageThe NEC NP-M300XS projector uses NEC NP16LP projector lamp. You can track the hours left for the project lamp with the Usage Time menu.

  • Go to INFO menu
  • Scroll down to USAGE TIME to display the LAMP LIFE REMAINING and LAMP HOURS USED.
  • The progress indicator shows the percentage of remaining bulb life:
  • When the lamp usage reaches 0, the Lamp Life REMAINING starts a count down from 100 hours
  • When the count down reaches 0, the projector will turn off and not turn on.

Step 2: Be ready with an authentic lamp

Start off buying an authentic OEM NEC NP-300XS projector lamp. Avoid any generic counterfeits created with substandard toxic materials (including the carcinogenic Krypton-85). These lamps shorter life, are prone to explosions and often damage the sensitive electronics in your NEC NP-M300XS projector. Generics have no safeguards to protect your eyesight either. Save yourself the hassle and buy authentic!

Step 3: Changing the NEC NP16LP projector lamp

NOTE: New air filters are shipped with the lamp and it’s recommended you replace them at the same time.

Follow these important safety instructions before installing the new NEC NP16LP projector lamp.

  • turn off the NEC NP-M300XS projector.
  • unplug the projector from its power source.
  • unplug the power cable.
  • wait until the projector is cool to the touch to avoid getting burned.

NEC_M300XS_NEC_NP16LP_projector_lamp_remove_lamp_screwLoosen the NEC NP-M300XS projector lamp cover screw.

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Push and slide the NEC NP-M300XS projector cover off.

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Loosen the two screws holding the NEC NP16LP projector lamp in place. (The screws will not come out only loosen.)

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Remove the projector lamp by holding the indent and pulling up.

NOTE: Your NEC NP16LP should be properly recycled. These lamps contain mercury and can’t be placed into common garbage.

NEC_NP-M300XS_projector_lamp_install_new_NEC_NP16LPInstall a new lamp housing into the NEC M300XS projector, gently pressing the projector lamp housing into the socket. Take care not to touch the actual bulb as your finger prints can leave oil marks that burn black marks onto the bulb.

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Push the top center on the projector lamp to secure it. Tighten the screw on the projector lam

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Re-attach the NEC NP-M300XS lamp cover by sliding the cover until it snaps into place. Tighten the screw on the lamp cover.

Replacing the filters

There are four filters in the NEC NP-M300XS projector:

  • Honeycomb hard filter – large and small
  • Accordion soft filter — large and small

Replace all four filters at the same time. Before replacing the filters wipe off any dust and dirt that came loose from the old filters. NOTE: The filters are made with two different types of material in the membrane. Both perform the same.

NEC_NP-M300XS_projector_lamp_NEC_NP16LP_remove_air_filterPush the catch to release the NEC NP-M300XS filter and gently pull it out.

 

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The filter cover is fixed at six separate points in the projector. Bow the filter cover by pushing it slightly until it releases.

 

NEC_NP-M300XS_projector_lamp_NEC_NP16LP_replace_dark_filtersRemove the dark sponge filter and clean the filter unit and cover. Attach the new non-woven white material filters.

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  • Filter unit: Attach two honeycomb hard filters to the NEC NP-M300XS filter unit.
  • Filter cover: Attach the two accordion soft filters to the filter cover. Be sure to align the accordion slits with the protrusions of the filter cover.

 

NEC_NP-M300XS_projector_lamp_NEC_NP16LP_attach_filter_coverAttach the filter cover back to the filter unit. Align the filter until with the filter cover and push the protrusions into place. Make sure all the six mounting points are aligned properly.

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Insert the two catches of the top of the filter into the groove of the cabinet. Push the filter until it clicks into place.

 

Reset the lamp time

Once the NEC NP16LP projector lamp and NEC NP-M300XS projector filter have both been replaced you will need to reset the timer for both. You want the projector to be able to accurately track the projector lamp life.

Clear usage hours and reset hours

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  • Plug in the power cored into the wall outlet.
  • Turn on the projector.
  • From the MENU select RESET.
  • Choose CLEAR LAMP HOURS.
  • A confirmation message appears.
  • Select YES.

Reset the filter hours:

  • Scroll up to CLEAR Filter HOURS.
  • A second submenu will appear.
  • Select YES. Press the ENTER button.

Extending the life of the NEC NP-M300XS projector lamp

Get your newly installed NEC NP16LP projector lamp will last longer by choosing the ECO option. The ECO MODE increases projector lamp life by lowering the power consumption. There are three modes to choose from:

  • Auto Mode: 4000 hours
  • Normal: 5000 hours
  • Eco ModeL 8000 hours

Learn more tips to extend the life of the NEC NP16LP projector lamp.

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