DLP Lamp Guide - LCD and DLP Repair Tips - Fix Your DLP - FixYourDLP.com http://www.fixyourdlp.com Your Community For DLP Projector Repair Tips! Thu, 02 Jul 2015 06:12:12 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.2 Installing a new Epson PowerLite 1750 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/01/installing-a-new-epson-powerlite-1750-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/01/installing-a-new-epson-powerlite-1750-projector-lamp/#comments Thu, 02 Jul 2015 04:47:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22529 Change the Epson PowerLite 1750 projector lamp with help from this guide. Step 1: Know when to replace Watch for end life signs that indicate your Epson PowerLite 1750 projector lamp needs replacing: projector lamp indicator flashing orange Replace the

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PowerLite_1750_projector_Epson_ELPLP65_projector_lampChange the Epson PowerLite 1750 projector lamp with help from this guide.

Step 1: Know when to replace

Watch for end life signs that indicate your Epson PowerLite 1750 projector lamp needs replacing:

  • projector lamp indicator flashing orange
  • Replace the lamp appears on screens
  • screen gets darker
  • color starts deteriorate altogether

Buy authentic

It’s always a good idea to be prepared with a replacement projector lamp so you can do the installation quickly.  Always go with an authentic lamp and avoid the cheaper counterfeits lamp in order to save money. While these knock-off lamps appear to be a bargain, they will actually end up costing you more.

Six reasons to avoid generics

Installing the new projector lamp

The Epson PowerLite 1750 uses the Epson ELPLP65 projector lamp. Before replacing the projector lamp follow these important safety rules:

  1. Always unplug the power cord on the Epson PowerLite 1750 projector before replacing the projector lamp.
  2. This projector operates using high temperature. Wait at least 60 minutes before replacing the lamp so you don’t run the risk of getting burned.
  3. Never touch the bare projector lamp bulb as the oil from your fingers will burn black marks onto the projector lamp when it heats up.
  4. Never operate the Epson PowerLite 1750 projector with the projector lamp removed.

PowerLite_1750_projector_Epson_ELPLP65_remove_projector_lamp-coverPowerLite_1750_projector_Epson_ELPLP65_remove_projector_lampLoosen the projector lamp cover screw and place to one side.

Remove the lamp cover.

Life the metal bar securing the Epson ELPLP65 projector lamp in place.

Lift up the project lamp handle and lift the lamp out.

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NOTE: The Epson ELPLP65 projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle this lamp!

 

Epson_PowerLite_1750_projector_Install_Epson_ELPLP65_projector_lampGently insert the new ELPLP65 projector lamp.

Press down to click the projector lamp into place. PowerLite_1750_projector_Epson_insert_new_ELPLP65_projector_lamp

Place the lamp cover back onto the projector. Tighten the lamp cover screw. You can now reset the lamp timer.

Reset the lamp timer

After you replace the lamp, you need to reset the Epson PowerLite 1750 projector lamp you need to reset the timer. This will allow the projector to track the lamp life. To reset the lamp timer:

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  • Press the MENU button on the remote control or on the projector’s control panel. You see the main menu.
  • Select the RESET menu. Press ENTER.
  • Scroll down to select RESET LAMP HOURS. Press ENTER.
  • A prompt filed appears asking if you want to reset the lamp timer. Select YES. Press ENTER.
  • Press MENU to exit.

Extend the life of the Epson ELPLP65projector lamp with the following tips:

  • Set the Power Consumption to ECO option.
  • Clean the air filters regularly so the PowerLite 1750 projector doesn’t overheat.
  • Make sure there is enough airflow around the projector.
  • Turn it off when it’s not in use.
  • Learn more: Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life.

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Replacing the BenQ MX763 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/30/replacing-the-benq-mx763-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/30/replacing-the-benq-mx763-projector-lamp/#comments Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:06:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22515 Change the BenQ MX763 projector lamp following this how-to guide. Watch for warning signs When it’s time to replace the BenQ MX763 projector lamp you’ll see a series warnings appear on screen. Be sure to buy an authentic projector lamp!

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Benq_MX763_projector_uses_BenQ 5J.J4N05.00_UHP_lampChange the BenQ MX763 projector lamp following this how-to guide.

Watch for warning signs

When it’s time to replace the BenQ MX763 projector lamp you’ll see a series warnings appear on screen. Be sure to buy an authentic projector lamp!

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First warning: The BenQ 5J.J4N05.001 projector lamp has been in operation equivalent to 2500 hours. Install a new lamp for optimal performance. If the BenQ MP776 projector is running in Econo Mode, you have up to 2950 hours before changing the lamp.

Second Warning: The BenQ 5J.J4N05.001 projector lamp has been in operation equivalent to 2950 hours. You should replace the lamp immediately.

Third Warning: The BenQ 5J.J4N05.001 projector lamp lamp is approaching it’s end of life and has been in operation equivalent to 3000 hours. Change the BenQ 5J.J0405.001  lamp immediately to avoid having the projector shut down.

Final Warning: The BenQ MX763 projector has shut down and the BenQ 5J.J4N05.001 projector lamp MUST be replaced before the projector will operate normally.

Replacing the BenQ MX763 projector lamp

Follow these safety instructions before changing the lamp:

  • Reduce the risk of electrical shock by disconnecting the power cord on the BenQ MX763 projector.
  • Reduce the risk of severe burns by allowing the projector to cool for at least 45 minutes. The projector should be cool to the touch.

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  • The projector lamp cover is found on the side of the BenQ MX763 projector.
  • Loosen the three screws holding the projector lamp cover in place
  • Lift up the projector lamp cover.
  • Disconnect the lamp connector by pushing it against the projector while pulling it up.
  • Loosen the screw that secures the lamp.

NOTE: The BenQ 5J.J4N05.001 projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle your used lamps!

Insert the new BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp. Align the two holes on the lamp with the locators on the projector. Reconnect the projector lamp connectors.

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  • Tighten the screw that secures the lamp. Loose screw may cause a bad connection,
    which could result in malfunction. Do not over tighten the screw.
  • Replace the lamp cover on the BenQ MX763 projector.
  • Reset the lamp timer.

Resetting the lamp timer

Do not reset the BenQ MP720P projector lamp timer if the lamp has not been replaced as this could cause damage. Don’t start the if the lamp cover has not been replaced. To reset the projector lamp timer:

    • Plug the BenQ MX763 projector and get it started.

    Open up the menu and scroll over to

    SYSTEM/SETUP

      : Advanced. Press

    ENTER

    • Press MODE/ENTER to display the Lamp Settings page
    • Highlight Reset lamp timer to display a warning asking it you want to reset the lamp timer.
    • Select RESET. Press ENTER.
    • Lamp time will be reset to zero.

    Extend the BenQ MX763 projector lamp

    • Keep your air filters clean to avoid overheating the projector.
    • Setting Lamp Power to Eco mode. Using Whisper mode reduces system noise and power consumption. It also extends the projector lamp life. To set Whisper mode, go into the Advanced Setup > Lamp > Lamp Power menu.
    • Learn more with Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life.
    • Buy and install only authentic projector lamps.

    Why buy authentic?

    There are hundreds of choices out there on the Net so it can be confusing finding the correct projector lamp for your BenQ MX763 projector.  Be sure to buy an authentic BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 replacement lamp.

    Counterfeit “compatible” lamps may appear to be a bargain but in the long run end up costing you more for the following reasons:

    Save yourself unnecessary headaches — buy a BenQ CS.5JJ1K.001 projector lamp from a recognized dealer.

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    PowerLite_Home_Cinema_projector_5010_Epson_ELPLP69_projector_lampFollow our guide for a quick installation of a new Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5010 projector lamp.

    Replacement Warning Signs

    You can expect up to 4000 hours with your projector lamp. When it’s time to replace the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5010 projector lamp, you’ll notice the following warning signs:

    • The projector lamp indicator flashes orange or intervals of red.
    • The message “Lamp Replace” appears on the screen
    • The images gets darker or starts to deteriorates.

    Keep your projector working

    A genuine Epson ELPLP69 projector lamp is the only lamp that will keep your Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5010 projector lamp working at its optimum levels. OEM authentic Epson ELPLP69 lamps have been manufactured to meet the specifications of the Epson PowerLite 900 projector.

    Counterfeit projector lamps can damage the sensitive and expensive mechanisms in your Epson PowerLite 900 projector and actually have a much shorter lamp life. They are also more prone to explosions due to the inferior materials used during their production.

    Look for the seal of approval and buy from an authentic manufacturer. Learn how to protect yourself from counterfeit manufacturers.

    Installing Epson ELPLP69 projector lamp

    PowerLite_Home_Cinema_5010_Epson_ELPLP69_replacement_projector_lampPreparation:

    1. Turn off the projector power and wait for the cool-down period which is about two minutes. Disconnect the power cord after the two minutes is over.

    2. Wait at least 30 minutes to one hour for the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5010 projector lamp projector to cool internally before opening it up. It should be cool to the touch.

    NOTE: Do not operate the projector while the projector lamp is removed as this may result in malfunctions, fire hazard and other accidents.
    Use the screwdriver provided loosen the screw holding the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5010 projector lamp  cover in place.

    Slide the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5010 projector lamp projector lamp cover off and place it to one side.

    Loosen the two screws holding the Epson ELPLP69 projector lamp in place.

    PowerLite_Home_Cinema_5010_install_Epson_ELPLP69_replace_projector_lampLift up the wire handle on the Epson ELPLP69 projector lamp and gently pull the projector lamp out of the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5010 projector lamp. Don’t knock the actual bulb as it may break. Learn what to do should the bulb shatter.

    PowerLite_Home_Cinema_5010_Epson_ELPLP69_projector_lampNOTE: The Epson ELPLP69 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).

    Slowly insert the Epson ELPLP69 projector lamp until it clicks into place. Be sure not to touch the actual bulb as the oil from your skin will case blackouts.

    Tighten the screws on the newly installed Epson ELPLP69 projector lamp. Replace the lid on the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5010 projector lamp projector. Tighten the screw on the projector lamp cover. Reset the lamp timer.

    Resetting the lamp timer

    The projector lamp timer will need to be reset after replacing the Epson ELPLP69 This timer helps the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5010 projector lamp proiector to properly track the lamp life. Only reset the timer when a new Epson ELPLP69 lamp has been installed, otherwise the projector will NOT know when it’s time to replace the lamp. You run the risk of damaging your projector.

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

    The lamp hours will be reset to zero. The lamp usage timer shows 0H until you’ve used the lamp for at least 10 hours.

    How to extend the life of the Epson ELPLP69 lamp:

    Extend the life of the newly installed Epson ELPLP69 with the following tips:

    • Keep your air filters clean to avoid overheating the projector.
    • Turn off the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5010 projector lamp 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 Vivitek Pro8200 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/25/replacing-the-vivitek-pro8200-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/25/replacing-the-vivitek-pro8200-projector-lamp/#comments Thu, 25 Jun 2015 19:19:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22498 This guide walks you through replacing the Viewsonic Pro8200 projector lamp. Replacement Warnings When it’s time to replace the Viewsonic Pro8200 projector, you’ll notice the Power LED lamp light becomes a solid bright blue and Lamp LED starts flashing a

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    Viewsonic_Pro8200_Viewsonic_RLC-061_Projector_Lamp_ This guide walks you through replacing the Viewsonic Pro8200 projector lamp.

    Replacement Warnings

    When it’s time to replace the Viewsonic Pro8200 projector, you’ll notice the Power LED lamp light becomes a solid bright blue and Lamp LED starts flashing a bright red. Replace the projector lamp immediately before the Viewsonic Pro8200 shuts down.

    Authentic lamps are critical!

    Your Viewsonic Pro8200 needs an authentic Viewsonic RLC-061 installed in order to keep working. Installing a counterfeit lamp puts your projector at risk.

    6 reasons to avoid generic lamps:

    Look for the seal of approval that lets you know you are buying an authentic projector lamp.

     Installing the Viewsonic RLC-061 lamp

    Before replacing the Viewsonic RLC-061 follow these crucial safety tips to prevent injury to yourself or the projector:

    • NEVER change the lamp unless the Viewsonic Pro8200 projector is cool to the touch. This projector operates under extremely high temperatures and you can burn yourself quite badly.
    • Switch off the power to the Viewsonic Pro8200 projector.
    • Disconnect the power cord.
    • Wait for the projector to be cool before proceeding.

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    1. Loosen the screw in the side of the lamp cover and remove the cover.
    2. Remove the screws from the lamp module, raise the handle, and lift out the used projector lamp. Note: The used Viewsonic RLC-061 projector lamp contains mercury and should be properly recycled. Don’t throw it into regular garbage.
    3. Insert the new lamp Viewsonic RLC-061 projector lamp into the projector and tighten the screws.
    4. Replace the lamp cover and tighten the screw.
    5. Turn on the projector. If the lamp does not turn on after the warm-up period, try reinstalling the lamp.
    6. Reset the lamp hour.

    Reset the Lamp Replacement Timer

    The Viewsonic Pro8200 projector has an automatic lamp timer that tracks the numbers of hours left in the lamp. Each time you install a new lamp, you’ll need to to reset the lamp timer to know how many hours are left and when to change the bulb.

    To reset the Lamp Replacement Timer:

    • After the startup logo, open the On-Screen Display (OSD) menu.
    • Go to the Information Menu
    • Scroll down to the Equivalent Lamp Hours Reset
    • Press Enter. A secondary message field will appear asking YES/NO
    • Scroll over to highlight YES.
    • Lamp hours will be reset to zero.

    Extend the life of the Viewsonic RLC-061 projector lamp by setting the Viewsonic Pro8200 to Eco Mode. This lowers the brightness of the projector and makes the lamp last longer. Read about other tips for extending the lamp life in your Viewsonic Pro8200.

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    Install a replacement Infocus IN112 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/24/install-a-replacement-infocus-in112-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/24/install-a-replacement-infocus-in112-projector-lamp/#comments Wed, 24 Jun 2015 08:56:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22491 Replace the Infocus IN112 projector lamp using this guide. End of life warning signs When it’s time to replace the InFocus IN112 projector lamp you may seen the following signs: The projector lamp indicator flashes red. The warning message REPLACE LAMP appears

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    Infocus_-IN112_projector_InFocus_SP-LAMP-069_replacement_projector_lampReplace the Infocus IN112 projector lamp using this guide.

    End of life warning signs

    When it’s time to replace the InFocus IN112 projector lamp you may seen the following signs:

    • The projector lamp indicator flashes red.
    • The warning message REPLACE LAMP appears on screen. You have 20 hours left before the projector will shut down.
    • The projector image gets darker and starts to deteriorate.

    Go with authentic

    Buy an authentic replacement projector lamp and avoid the headaches associated with counterfeit lamps:

    Buy from a legitimate source to keep your projector under warranty and protect your health. Your InFocus IN112 projector needs the InFocus SP-LAMP-069 replacement projector lamp.

    Install the replacement projector lamp

    Follow these important safety steps BEFORE installing the replacement

    • Turn off the InFocus IN112 projector and unplug the power cord.
    • To avoid getting burned, let the projector fully cool before changing the lamp.
    • 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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    • The projector lamp cover is found on top of the InFocus IN112 projector. Loosen the side screw of the projector lamp door. Slide the door forward and lift off. Place to one side.Infocus_IN112_projector_replace_InFocus_SP-LAMP-069_projector_lamp

     

    • Loosen the two captive screws on the projector lamp.
    • Carefully lift the lamp straight up, off of the alignment pins. Avoid pinching the projector lamp connector.
    • NOTE: The InFocus SP-LAMP-069 contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle this used lamp!

     

    • Install the new lamp module by aligning the pins properly. Be sure to keep the lamp connector free so it doesn’t get pinched.
    • Tighten the screws. NOTE: If the pins have not been aligned properly, the screws will not tighten securely.
    • Align the hinges on the lamp door with the projector. Place the projector lamp door down and lock into place. Replace the lamp door screw and tighten securely. You can now reset the projector lamp hours

    Reset Lamp timer

    Each time you change the InFocus IN112, you’ll need to reset the lamp timer so the projector can track the number of hours the InFocus SP-LAMP-069 has been used. To reset the timer:

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      • Plug in the InFocus IN112 power cord.
      • Press the Power button to turn the InFocus IN112 projector back on.
      • Navigate to the Advanced Menu > Status/Service menu.
      • Select Reset Lamp Hours. Press Enter.
      • Hour will be reset to zero.

      Tips for longer lamp life

      • Keep your air filters clean to avoid overheating the projector.
      • Turn off the InFocus IN112 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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      Install a replacement Christie DS+65 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/22/install-a-replacement-christie-dsplus65-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/22/install-a-replacement-christie-dsplus65-projector-lamp/#comments Tue, 23 Jun 2015 06:46:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22482 How to replace the Christie DS+65 projector lamp The Christie DS+65 projector is equipped with two lamps. You have the option of using a single projector lamp or both lamps. After 7500 hours, the lamp(s) will need to be changed. Depending

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      Christie_DS+65_projector_Christie_003-000884-01_replacement_projector_lampHow to replace the Christie DS+65 projector lamp

      The Christie DS+65 projector is equipped with two lamps. You have the option of using a single projector lamp or both lamps. After 7500 hours, the lamp(s) will need to be changed. Depending on how much you use your projector, lamp life may be reached earlier. When end of life has been reached, the projector lamp indicator will turn red.

      Go with authentic

      Be sure to invest in an authentic Christie 003-000884-01 replacement lamp in order to keep your Christie DS+65 projector working at its optimum levels. Look for the seal of approval before buying. Counterfeit “compatible” lamps are NOT authentic lamps and can create a number of problems including:

      Invest in an authentic projector lamp.

      Installing the new projector lamp

      NOTE: Christie_DS+65_projector_Christie_003-000884-01_replace_projector_lampCheck the status of each lamp before replacing. Red light indicates end of life while a green status indicated.

      Before replacing the projector lamp, follow these safety steps:

      1. Wait until the projector is cool to the touch before removing the lamp. These projector work at a high temperatures and you can get badly burned.
      2. Be sure to unplug the projector before replacing the Christie 003-000884-01 projector lamp. 
      • Release the screw (LAMP 1) or (LAMP 2) depending on which projector lamp that needs to be replaced.
      • Open the projector lamp lid(s).
      • Turn the three locking screws a quarter turn anti-clockwise.
      • Pull the lamp out. Be extremely careful when removing the lamp module. In the unlikely event that the bulb ruptures, small glass fragments may be generated. The lamp module is designed to contain these fragments, but use caution when removing the lamp module.
      • NOTE: The Christie 003-000884-01 projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle this lamp.
      • Insert a new projector lamp. Observe the guide pins on either lamp, making sure they line up correctly. Being careful not to touch the actual bulb as the oil from your fingers will burn black marks when the lamp heats up.
      • Turn the locking screws a quarter turn clockwise to secure the new projector lamp.
      • Close the projector lamp lid.
      • Turn the locking screw clockwise.
      • Reset the lamp timer

       Reset the lamp timerChristie_DS+65_projector_Christie_003-000884-01_reset_projector_lamp_timer

      Your Christie DS+65 projector comes equipped with a lamp timer that tracks the number of hours left for each lamp. To reset the lamp timer:

      • Scroll down to the LAMP sub menu. Press ENTER.
      • Scroll down to the Reset Lamp Timer option. Press Enter.
      • The secondary line will appear asking you to reset the time. Press YES. The lamp time will be set to zero.

       Tips for longer lamp life

      • 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 .
      • Use the Lamp Menu to move to MODE and switch between dual or single projector lamp life. Using only one lamp will prolong usage.
      • Choosing the ECO mode will reduce the brightness and extend projector lamp life.

       

       

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      Replacing the Optoma H27 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/17/replacing-the-optoma-h27-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/17/replacing-the-optoma-h27-projector-lamp/#comments Thu, 18 Jun 2015 04:38:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22477 When warning signs appear, it’s time to consult this guide and learn how to replace your Optoma H27 projector lamp. Start off with authentic Before you replace the Optoma BL-FS200B SP.80N01.009 projector lamp make sure you have the correct lamp.

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      Optoma_H27_projector_BL-FS200B-_SP.80N01_projector_lamp_replacement

      When warning signs appear, it’s time to consult this guide and learn how to replace your Optoma H27 projector lamp.

      Start off with authentic

      Before you replace the Optoma BL-FS200B SP.80N01.009 projector lamp make sure you have the correct lamp. Look for the seal of approval to be sure you’re getting an authentic projector lamp that will keep your Optoma H27 projector working

      Counterfeit lamps are easy to come by and appear to be a great deal. But they come with a hidden price tag that works out to be more money in the long run. Since they are created with toxic materials used as substiutions, these projector 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 H27 projector. Learn the 7 Ways to Spot a Counterfeit Lamp.

      Replacing the Optoma BL-FS-FS200B

      Follow these important safety steps before installing a new Optoma BL-FS200B projector lamp:

      • The used Optoma BL-FS200 projector lamp contains mercury and should be properly recycled. Don’t throw it into regular garbage.
      • Switch off the power to the Optoma H27 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.

      Optoma_HP27 remove_cover_Optoma_BLFP230C_projector_lamp

      Place something soft underneath the Optoma H27 and then turn the projector onto it’s back. Remove the two screws holding the cover in place.

      Optoma_H27_cover_Optoma_BLFP230C_projector_lamp

      Push the projector lamp cover up to remove.

       

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      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.

      Place the new Optoma BL-FS200B projector lamp into the Optoma H27 projector. Tighten the two screws on the projector lamp. Replace the projector lamp cover and tighten its two screws.

       

       

      Optoma_H27_projector_remove_ BL-FP230A_projector_lamp You must now reset the Lamp Replacement Timer.

      Reset the lamp timing on the Optoma H27

      The Optoma H27 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.

      • 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-FS200B

      • 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 H27 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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      Install a replacement 3M MP8755 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/12/install-a-replacement-3m-mp8755-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/12/install-a-replacement-3m-mp8755-projector-lamp/#comments Fri, 12 Jun 2015 14:45:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22471 Replace the 3M MP8755 projector lamp using this guide. Watch for end of life warning signs You need to change the 3M MP8755 projector lamp when the lamp indicator lights up red and “CHANGE THE LAMP” message appears on the

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      3M_MP8755_projector_3M_78-6969-8919-9_EP1635_replacement_projectorReplace the 3M MP8755 projector lamp using this guide.

      Watch for end of life warning signs

      You need to change the 3M MP8755 projector lamp when the lamp indicator lights up red and “CHANGE THE LAMP” message appears on the screen. Another indication is an image that looks washed out or with colors that are distorted. Your 3M MP8755 projector uses the 3M 78-6969-8919-9 EP1635 projector lamp.

      Invest in authentic

      One of the best things you can do to keep your 3M MP8755 projector working at its best it to invest in an ,OEM projector lamp. Counterfeit “compatible” lamps are NOT authentic lamps and can create a number of problems including:

      Invest in an authentic and look for the seal of approval before buying

      Replacing the projector lamp

      Before replacing the 3M MP8755 projector lamp, follow these safety steps:

      • Wait until the projector is cool to the touch before removing the lamp. These projector work at a high temperatures and you can get badly burned.
      • Be sure to unplug the projector before replacing the 3M 78-6969-8919-9 EP1635 lamp.

      NOTE: The 3M 78-6969-8778-9 projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle this lamp.

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      1. The 3M MP8755 projector lamp access door is located on the bottom of the projector. Turn over the projector onto a soft surface to loosen the screw holding the cover in place.
      2. Remove the cover. Place it to one side.
      3. Unscrew the two projector lamp screws. Grasp the lamp module with one hand and the projector body with the other hand. Carefully slide the lamp module out. Take care not to bang the actual 3M 78-6969-8919-9 EP1635 projector lamp or it may break. Learn how to do a proper clean up if the lamp breaks or explodes.
      4. Insert the new 3M 78-6969-8919-9 EP1635 projector lamp. Tighten the two screws on the new projector lamp.Being careful not to touch the actual bulb as the oil from your fingers will burn black marks when the lamp heats up. Re-install the 3M MP8755 projector lamp cover.

      Reset the lamp timer

      After changing the 3M 78-6969-8919-9 EP1635 projector lamp you need to reset the lamp timer so the 3M MP8755 projector will turn back on. To reset:

      1. To display the total lamp hours, press and hold for 3 seconds, the RESET button on the projector or Timer button on the remote control.
      1. To reset the lamp timer, press the RESET button on the projector or MENU button on the remote while the total lamp hours are displayed. Use the arrow button on the projector or remote to select ZERO or CANCEL.

      Extend the 3M MP8755 projector lamp life

      • Keep your air filters clean to avoid overheating the projector.
      • Turn off the 3M MP8670 projector projector 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 Epson PowerLite 96W projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/10/replacing-the-epson-powerlite-96w-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/10/replacing-the-epson-powerlite-96w-projector-lamp/#comments Thu, 11 Jun 2015 03:00:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22463 Follow this guide when you need to replace the Epson PowerLite 96W projector lamp. Before proceeding, read this important reminder about buying authentic! The Internet has been flooded with counterfeit  lamps stating they are “compatible” with Epson projectors. Nothing could

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      Epson_PowerLite_96W_projector_Epson_ELPLP60_projector_lamp Follow this guide when you need to replace the Epson PowerLite 96W projector lamp.

      Before proceeding, read this important reminder about buying authentic!

      The Internet has been flooded with counterfeit  lamps stating they are “compatible” with Epson projectors. Nothing could be farther from the truth. Counterfeit lamps are missing the necessary components to work properly with your Epson PowerLite 96W projector. Most are created with  toxic materials and carcinogenic making them prone to explosions. They also lack important safety features that can put your eyesight  at risk and expose you to toxic chemicals including Krypton-85. Protect your health and keep your projector working. Buy authentic OEM lamps.

      Installing the Epson ELPLP60 lamp

      When the projector lamp is reaching end of life, you’ll first see a red blinking light on the lamp indicator. This will turn orange when the projector lamp is about to stop working. Replace the projector lamp immediately or your projector will shut down.

      Safety procedures before installation:

      • Turn off the Epson PowerLite 96W projector and unplug the AC cord.
      • Allow the projector to cool for one hour – it should be cool to the touch. Inside of the projector can be very hot since these machines operator under high temperatures and you run the risk of being burned if the projector has not cooled down.
      • 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 screen or the actual bulb with your finger since the oil from your skin can cause a black spot on the bulb. Epson_PowerLite_96W_projector_Epson_ELPLP60_tighten_projector_lamp_screw The Epson PowerLite 96W lamp cover is on the side.

      Using a screwdriver to gently release the cover switch. Epson_PowerLite_96W_projector_Epson_ELPLP60_remove_projector_lamp_screw

      Slide the lamp cover off. Remove the two screws on either side of Epson ELPLP60 lamp. Place the screws to either side.

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      Pull the lamp out usinEpson_PowerLite_96W_projector_remove_Epson_ELPLP60_projector_lamp_screwg the top handle. Be sure to pull it out straight. Pulling too quickly can cause the bulb to shatter. Learn what to do should the bulb shatter.

      NOTE: The Epson ELPLP60 lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle your used lamps!

      Take the new Epson ELPLP60 projector lamp by the handle and gently put it into place making sure the lamp is facing in the right direction. Replace the projector lamps screws and re-connect the lamp cover. Re-attach the power cord. Turn the projector on and let it warm up. Reset the Lamp Operating time.

      Reset the Epson PowerLite 96W Projector Lamp Timer

      Epson_PowerLite_96W_projector_Epson_ELPLP60_projector_lamp_reset_timerReset the Epson PowerLite 96W Lamp Replacement Counter only when the Epson ELPLP60 lamp has been replaced.

      • Turn the Epson PowerLite 96W projector on.
      • Press MENU to display the RESET menu.
      • Press the down arrow to move down the menu to the RESET ALL option.
      • A prompt message appear. Select YES and press ENTER.
      • The lamp hours will be reset to zero.
      • Press MENU or ESC to exit the menu
      • The lamp timer will be a zero.

      Get longer life with the Epson PowerLite 96W projector Lamp: Extend the life of the newly installed Epson ELPLP60 projector lamp with the following tips:

      • Keep your air filters clean to avoid overheating the projector.
      • Turn off the Epson PowerLite 96W 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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      Install a replacement Dukane ImagePro 8769 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/04/install-a-replacement-dukane-imagepro-8769-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/06/04/install-a-replacement-dukane-imagepro-8769-projector-lamp/#comments Thu, 04 Jun 2015 15:08:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22453 Use this guide to install a replacement Dukane ImagePro 8769 projector lamp. Warning sign Your Dukane ImagePro 8769 projector lamp has a life of approximately 2100 hours (up to 3100 hours in Eco mode)  depending on maintenance and frequency of

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      Use this guide to install a replacementDukane ImagePro 8769 Dukane ImagePro 8769 projector lamp.

      Warning sign

      Your Dukane ImagePro 8769 projector lamp has a life of approximately 2100 hours (up to 3100 hours in Eco mode)  depending on maintenance and frequency of use. Don’t leave replacing the projector lamp to the last minute or you may have a projector that will not turn on.

      When the warning BThe lamp has reached the end of its usable life. Please replace the lamp”  shows up on your screen replace the projector lamp immediately.

      If you have wait too long your Dukane ImagePro 8769 will go into standby mode. Press the HELP button on the remote control for 10 seconds to reset the lamp timer to zero and replace the projector lamp immediately. Don’t keep using the lamp since it will shut down the projector immediately.

      Other warning signs of end of life are an image that has become distorted, faded or with strange colors.

      Reduce stress with authentic

      There are plenty of online options for a replacement Dukane ImagePro 8769 projector lamp. The problem is avoiding counterfeit knock-offs that can damage your projector.

      6 reasons to avoid counterfeits:

      Replacing the projector lamp

      The Dukane ImagePro 8769 projector uses the Dukane 456-8767A projector lamp. Before installing a new projector lamp do the following safety steps:

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

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      Protect the Dukane ImagePro 8769 projector’s top surface by placing it face down on a soft surface. to access the lamp cover.

      Use a Philips screwdriver to push and release the tab. Push up and remove the lamp cover. NOTE: There is an interlock on this case to prevent the risk of electrical shock. Do not attempt to circumvent this interlock.

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      Loosen the two screws securing the Dukane 456-8767A projector lamp. The screws are not removable so will start start freewheeling. Remove the lamp by grabbing onto the indents on the lamp and pulling up.

      Never force the lamp out; pulling too quickly can cause the bulb to shatter. Learn what to do should the bulb shatter.

      NOTE: The Dukane 456-8767A projector lamp projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle your used lamps!

      Dukane_ImagePro_8769_Dukane_456-8767A_install_replacement_projector_lampGently put in a new Dukane 456-8767A projector lamp and tighten the two screws to hold the lamp in place. Make sure the screws are secure as a loose screw can cause a bad connection while a over tightened screw may cause the lamp to notwork.

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      Replace the lamp cover on the projector.

      Slip the lamp cover back until it snaps into place.

      Restart the projector to reset the lamp timer.

      Resetting the lamp timer

      It’s important to set the lamp timer so the Dukane ImagePro 8769 can accurately track the life of the newly installed Dukane 456-8767A projector lamp.
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      To reset the lamp timer go to the Dukane ImagePro 8769 Default Menu. Scroll down to Clear Lamp Hour Meter to reset the lamp timer.

      Extend the life of the Dukane 456-8767A projector lamp:

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