DLP Lamp Guide - LCD and DLP Repair Tips - Fix Your DLP - FixYourDLP.com http://www.fixyourdlp.com Your Community For DLP Projector Repair Tips! Fri, 31 Jul 2015 20:18:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.3 How to replace the Sony KDF-55E2000 TV lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/30/how-to-replace-the-sony-kdf-55e2000-tv-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/30/how-to-replace-the-sony-kdf-55e2000-tv-lamp/#comments Thu, 30 Jul 2015 19:22:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22650 Our guide walks you through replacing the Sony KDF-55E2000 LCD TV lamp. When to replace? The Sony KDF-55E2000 projector lamp should last up to 8,000 hours depending on how much you use the TV. When the lamp is reaching end

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Sony_KDF-55E2000_RPTV_Sony_XL-2400_projector_lampOur guide walks you through replacing the Sony KDF-55E2000 LCD TV lamp.

When to replace?

The Sony KDF-55E2000 projector lamp should last up to 8,000 hours depending on how much you use the TV. When the lamp is reaching end of life, you will see a message on screen and the lamp indicator on the TV will start flashing. Other end of life signs may also include darker images and colors that look off. You may hear a noticeable popping and this is normal.

To replace the LCD projector lamp

The Sony KDF-55E2000 TV uses the Sony XL-2400 (F-9308-750-0) projection lamp. Perform there safety steps before installing the new projector lamp:

  • Turn off the power on the main unit.
  • The cooling fan will continue to operate for two minutes after the power is turned off.
  • Wait several minutes before unplugging the power cord.
  • Wait an additional 30 minutes to allow the lamp to cool down. The lamp operates under extreme so avoid touching it before changing the lamp.

Sony_KDF-55E2000_LCD_Sony_XL-2400_replace_projection_lampTake the new Sony XL-2400 projector lamp out of the box. Don’t shake the lamp as vibrations can damage the lamp. Avoiding touching the glass portion on the lamp as the oil from your fingers can burn black marks on the lamp.

Sony_KDF-55E2000_LCD_Sony_XL-2400_projector_lamp_open_doorRemove the outside Sony XL-2400 projector lamp cover. Turn the knob counterclockwise to open. Pull out the cover.

 

Pull out the Sony XL-2400 projector Sony_KDF-55E2000_LCD_Sony_XL-2400_Remove_projector_lamp_coverlamp by first hooking a finger through the loop of the lamp handle and pulling the handle upwards. Then pull the Sony XL-2400 lamp straight out.

Sony_KDF-55E2000_LCD_Sony_XL-2400_projection_lampPut the new Sony XL-2400 projector lamp into its place. Mount the new lamp securely or the self-diagnostic function will be triggered. A loose lamp can also cause the screen to go dark.

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Reattach the Sony KDF-55E2000 LCD TV lamp door. Turn the knob back to CLOSE and secure the cover

 

Authentic lamps are critical!

Don’t settle for anything but the best for your Sony KDF-55E2000 LCD TV. When buying look for the seal of approval.

6 reasons to avoid generic LCD projector lamps:

 

Green your Sony KDF-55E2000 LCD TV

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If you interested in going green with your Sony KDF-55E2000 LCD TV, you can replace only the projector bulb and re-used the plastic casing. This can save your money plus help reduce waste. Watch our training video to learn more.

 

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3 steps to a new Canon LV-S1 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/28/3-steps-to-a-new-canon-lv-s1-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/28/3-steps-to-a-new-canon-lv-s1-projector-lamp/#comments Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:52:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22635 Replace the Canon LV-S1 projector lamp by following this manual. Step 1: Recognize end of life signs When the Canon LV-S1 projector lamp has reached its end of life the LAMP REPLACE indicator on the projector will light yellow. Replace the

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Canon_LV-S1_projector_Canon_7566A001_replacement_projector_lampReplace the Canon LV-S1 projector lamp by following this manual.

Step 1: Recognize end of life signs

When the Canon LV-S1 projector lamp has reached its end of life the LAMP REPLACE indicator on the projector will light yellow. Replace the lamp immediately when you see this. Other warning signs may be a dim picture, color that appears washed and a image that is faded.

Step 2: Invest in authentic

Have your replacement projector lamp ready and waiting. Your Canon LV-S1 projector uses the Canon LV-LP12- 7566A001 projector lamp. Be sure to always install an authentic projector lamp in order for your Canon LV-S1 projector to work at its optimum. Why should you avoid counterfeit lamps:

When the price seems too good to be true — it’s a counterfeit. Keep your projector working at its best. Invest in authentic.

Step 3; Instal the projector lamp

Before changing the projector lamp follow these important safety procedures:

  • Unplug the electrical cord on the Canon LV-S1 so there is no chance the projector could get turned on during the installation.
  • The Canon LV-S1 operates under high temperatures so give it at least one hour to cool down before opening the projector to change the projector lamp.

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  • Loosen the two screws holding the Canon LV-S1 projector lamp cover in place. Place the cover aside.
  • Loosen the two screws on the projector lamp and slowly pull out the Canon LV-LP12- 7566A001 projector lamp assembly by using the built in handle.
  • NOTE: The used LV-LP12 projector lamp contains mercury and should be properly recycled. Don’t throw it into regular garbage.
  • Pulling too quickly can cause the bulb to shatter. Learn how to clean up a broken lamp.
  • Replace the lamp assembly with a new Canon LV-LP12- 7566A001. Be careful not to touch the actual bulb as oil from your fingers can leave black marks on the lamp.
  • Tighten the two screws on the lamp.
  • Put back the lamp cover and tighten its two screws.
  • Connect the AC power cord to the Canon LV-LP12 and turn on the projector to reset the lamp timer.

Resetting the lamp timer counter

After replacing the Canon LV-LP12 projector lamp, you’ll need to turn off the LAMP REPLACE indicator by resetting the LAMP REPLACE COUNTER in the Canon LV-S1. This counter tracks the number of hours the lamp has been used by the Canon LV-S1 and triggers the warning light when the lamp is reaching its end of life. Not resetting it after may stop your projector from turning back on.

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  • Turn the projector on and press the MENU.
  • The On-Screen menu will be displayed on the left.
  • Using the arrow buttons, mover the red frame pointer to the SETTING menu icon.
  • Press the up/docwn buttons, move to the LAMP COUNTER option.
  • Press OK to open up as the RESET LAMP COUNTER box.
  • Click on the SET option to open a confirmation window.
  • The message “Lamp replace counter reset?” is displayed.
  • Click on YES.
  • Press OK.
  • The lamp hours will be reset to zero.

Go green with your Canon LV-S1

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Do your bit for the environment by recycling the plastic lamp cage and just replacing the Canon LV-LP1 bulb. Our training video shows you how with step-by-step instructions!

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Christie_RoadRunner_LX10_projector_Christie_ 03-000709-01P_projector_lamp Follow this guide when it’s time to replacement the Christie RoadRunner LX100 projector lamp.

The Christie RoadRunner LX100 use four projector lamps for a bright image. You can control the lamps from the Management Menu. When the projector lamp is reaching end Christie_RoadRunner_LX10_projector_Christie_-03-000709-01P_projector_lamp_indicatorsof life the LAMP REPLACE indicator lights yellow. Replace the lamp immediately. Check number of lamps to be replaced on Lamp Status Display. The following menu applies:

Christie_RoadRunner_LX10_projector_Christie_-03-000709-01P_projector_lamp_statusCheck number of lamp on Lamp Status Display and replace lamp.

  • Yellow Lamp: Projector lamp lights normally
  • Dim Lamp: Projector lamp is turned off.
  • Red Lamp: Projector lamp is nearing its end. When image becomes darker or color becomes unnatural, replace lamp.
  • X Mark on Lamp: Projector lamp is defective or has reached end of life and won’t turn on. Restart the projector on, and if the mark still appears, replace the corresponding projector lamp marked with the X.

Go with authentic

Your Christie RoadRunner LX100 uses the Christie 03-000709-01P projector lamp. In order to keep your projector working at its best, be sure to install an authentic projector lamp.  Counterfeit  lamps have a shorter lamp life and are prone to explosions. Along with missing safeguards to protect your eyes, counterfeits can’t be properly calibrated so can damage the projector’s sensitive optics.

Installing the projector lamp

Before replacing the Christie 03-000709-01P projector lamp, follow these safety steps:

  1. Check number of lamp to be replaced on Lamp Status Display.
  2. Unplug the Christie RoadRunner LX100 projector.
  3. 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.

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  • Remove two screws on projector lamp Cover. Press button to open the projector lamp Cover.
  • Loosen two screws and pull out projector lamp to replaced by grabbing the handle.
  • Replace the Christie 03-000709-01P projector lamp and tighten two screws. Make sure the projector lamp is set properly. NOTE: The Christie 03-000709-01P projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle this lamp.
  • Follow these steps to replace each projector lamp that needs replacing.
  • Replace the projector lamp cover and tighten two screws.
  • Connect AC power cord and turn the projector on.
  • Reset Lamp Replacement Counter

Reset the lamp timer

Your Christie RoadRunner LX100 comes equipped with a lamp timer that tracks the number of hours left for each lamp.

Christie_RoadRunner_LX10_projector_Christie_-03-000709-01P_projector_lamp_reset_counterTo reset the lamp timer:

  • Turn projector on.
  • Press MENU button and ON-SCREEN MENU will appear.
  • Press POINT LEFT/RIGHT button(s) to move a red frame pointer to SETTING Menu icon.
  • Press POINT DOWN button to move a red frame pointer to Lamp counter reset
  • Press SELECT button.

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  • Another confirmation dialog box appears.
  • Select YES to reset Lamp Replace Counter.
  • Move arrow to replaced lamp number (Lamp 1, Lamp 2, Lamp 3 or Lamp 4)
  • Press SELECT button. Message “Lamp replace counter Reset?” is displayed. Move pointer to YES.
  • Press SELECT button.

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.

Greening your projector

Christie_RoadRunner_LX10_projector_Christie_-03-000709-01P_projector_lamp_greeningIf you’re interested in making your projector more environmentally friendly, consider recycling the projector lamp plastoc housing and installing only a new replacement bulb. Our step-by-step video shows you how easy it can be.

 

 

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3 steps: change the Dukane ImagePro 8600 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/23/3-steps-change-the-dukane-imagepro-8600-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/23/3-steps-change-the-dukane-imagepro-8600-projector-lamp/#comments Thu, 23 Jul 2015 20:43:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22606 These step-by-step instructions show how to change the Dukane ImagePro 8600 projector lamp. Step 1: Buy the right lamp! Your Dukane ImagePro 8600 is equipped with state-of-the-art optics and it needs the best projector lamp possible. That means installing an

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Dukane_ImagePro_8600_Dukane_456-208_projector_lampThese step-by-step instructions show how to change the Dukane ImagePro 8600 projector lamp.

Step 1: Buy the right lamp!

Your Dukane ImagePro 8600 is equipped with state-of-the-art optics and it needs the best projector lamp possible. That means installing an authentic OEM lamp.  Look for the seal of approval before purchasing. Why avoid counterfeit projector lamps? Here are 6 good reasons why:

  1. inferior workmanship which translates to an inferior product,
  2. they don’t last as long and are prone to explosiong
  3. improperly calibrated so can seriously damage the optics in your Dukane ImagePro 8600
  4. present a health hazard due to their toxic materials.
  5. installing a generic lamp will void the warranty
  6. short cuts with manufacturing means no safeguards to protect your eyesight!

Step 2: Recognize the end of life signs

When the Dukane ImagePro 8600 projector lamp is approaching end of life, a replacement warning will appear on screen: CHANGE THE LAMP, AFTER REPLACING LAMP, RESET THE LAMP TIMER. You may also notice the screen is gradually dimming and color appear darker or distorted. When the lamp light begins flashing red, replace the projector lamp immediately.

Step 3: Replace the projector lamp

Your Dukane ImagePro 8600 uses the Dukane 456-208 projector lamp. Before installing the new projector lamp, follow these important safety steps:

  • These lamps contains mercury and should be properly recycled. Don’t throw it into regular garbage.
  • Switch off the power to the Dukane ImagePro 8600 projector by pressing the Power/Standby button.
  • Disconnect the power cord.
  • Allow the projector to cool down for at least 30 minutes. so it is cool to the touch. Trying to change the lamp while the projectors is not cooled down can result in serious burns as these projectors operate using high heat.

Dukane_ImagePro_8600_Dukane_456-208_projector_lampLoosen the screws holding the cover in place. Click the cover to remove the cover.

Remove the two screws holding the Dukane 456-208 projector lamp in place. Using the wire handle remove the old lamp. Be careful not to bang the lamp against the projector as this may case the bulb to break.

Learn how to properly clean up a broken lamp.

NOTE: The Dukane 456-208 projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle this lamp.

Dukane_ImagePro_8600_Dukane_456-208_install_new_projector_lampUsing the using the wire handle place the  new Dukane 456-208 projector lamp into the Dukane ImagePro 8600 projector. Be careful not to touch glass bulb as the oil from your fingers will burn black spots into the bulb and affect the image on screen.

Tighten the two screws on the lamp. Replace the lamp cover and tighten its two screws. Replace the lamp cover and tighten the screw. You must now reset the Lamp Replacement Timer.

Reset the lamp timing

In order to track the lamp life, the Dukane ImagePro 8600 projector has an automatic lamp timer that triggers the lamp replacement warning. You need to reset the timer each time the lamp is replaced.

Dukane_ImagePro_8600_Dukane_456-208_reset_lamp_timerPlease carry out the following operation within 10 minutes from power on, if you replaced the lamp after 2,000 hours.

Press the RESET button on the Dukane ImagePro 8600 projector for 3 seconds or remote control TIMER button for 3 seconds and display the total lamp used time.

Press the RESET button on Dukane ImagePro 8600 projector or remote control MENU ON button during displaying the lamp used time.

Select the “0” on the screen using the MENU button or DISK PAD.

Tips for a longer  lamp life:

  • 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 Dukane ImagePro 8600 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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Changing the Epson PowerLite 1760W projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/21/change-epson-powerlite-1760w-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/21/change-epson-powerlite-1760w-projector-lamp/#comments Tue, 21 Jul 2015 23:23:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22597 Follow this guide to quickly replace the Epson PowerLite 1760W projector lamp. Step 1: Know when to replace You’ll see the following warning signs when the Epson PowerLite 1760W projector lamp needs replacing: projector lamp indicator flashing orange Replace the lamp

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Epson_PowerLite_1760W_projector_Epson_ELPLP65_projector_lampFollow this guide to quickly replace the Epson PowerLite 1760W projector lamp.

Step 1: Know when to replace

You’ll see the following warning signs when the Epson PowerLite 1760W projector lamp needs replacing:

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

Buy authentic

Your Epson PowerLite 1760W needs a projector lamp that’s been properly manufactured according to the projectors specifications. Counterfeits may appear to be a bargain but will actually end up costing you more, particularly if they damage the damage the sensitive optics in your projector.

Why avoid counterfeits:

Installing the new projector lamp

The Epson PowerLite 1760W needs 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 1760W 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 1760W projector with the projector lamp removed.

How to install

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  • Loosen 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_1760W_projector_Install_Epson_ELPLP65_projector_lampGently insert the new ELPLP65 projector lamp.

Press down to click the projector lamp into place. PowerLite_1760W_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 1760W 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 ELPLP65 projector lamp with the following tips:

  • Set the Power Consumption to ECO option.
  • Clean the air filters regularly so the PowerLite 1760W projector doesn’t overheat and put added pressure on the lamp.
  • Make sure there is enough airflow around the projector.
  • Turn off the PowerLite 1760W projector when not in use to conserve lamp life.
  • Learn more: Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life.

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How to change the Dell 3100MP projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/20/how-to-change-the-dell-3100mp-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/20/how-to-change-the-dell-3100mp-projector-lamp/#comments Mon, 20 Jul 2015 22:32:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22591 When it’s time to replace the Dell 3100MP projector lamp, this guide shows you how. End of projector lamp warnings It’s time for a new projector lamp when this message appears on screen: Lamp may fail soon! Replacement suggested!  Just

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Dell_3100MP_projector_Dell 310-1705_projector_lampWhen it’s time to replace the Dell 3100MP projector lamp, this guide shows you how.

End of projector lamp warnings

It’s time for a new projector lamp when this message appears on screen: Lamp may fail soon! Replacement suggested!  Just before the projector lamp reaches end of life you may notice a change in color on the screen or a distorted picture.  Don’t wait to change the projector or it make explode from over use.

The importance of authentic lamps

The Dell 3100MP projector needs an OEM Dell 310-1705 projector lamp to keep working at its best. While counterfeits are tempting due to their bargain prices, they can’t be calibrated properly so they can damage the sensitive optics in your Dell 3100MP projector. They also have much shorter life due to their tendency to explode and present a health hazard. Save yourself hassles and purchase an authentic projector lamp! Look for the seal of approval before purchasing.

Replacing the Dell 3100MP projector lamp

Before replacing the Dell 310-1705 projector lamp follow these safety tips:

  • Turn the projector off and disconnect the AC plug.
  • Let the Dell 3100MP projector cool down for at least 30 minutes so it’s cool to the touch. Don’t attempt to change the lamp when the projector is still hot as you can get severely burned.

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  • Place the Dell 3100MP 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 three 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: The Dell 310-1705 projector lamp contains small traces of mercury so must be properly recycled.
  • Install the new Dell 310-1705 projector lamp making sure it is properly aligned into the projector.
  • Tighten the three screws on the Dell 310-1705projector lamp.
  • Replace the projector lamp cover and tighten the two screws.
  • You are now ready to reset the lamp timer.

Reset the Dell 3100MP projector lamp counter

The Dell 3100MP projector tracks the life of the Dell 310-1705 projector lamp through its internal timer. Each time you replace the 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 Management Menu. Press ENTER to access.
  • Scroll down to the Menu Location icon. Press ENTER.
  • Scroll over to the Lamp Reset icon. Press ENTER.
  • Scroll down to answer YES and press ENTER to reset the projector lamp timer.

Tips for extending Dell 3100MP projector lamp life:

  • 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 3100MP projector particularly if it’s been permanently mounted.
  • Learn more with Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life.

 

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Replace the Acer X1230PK projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/17/replace-the-acer-x1230pk-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/17/replace-the-acer-x1230pk-projector-lamp/#comments Fri, 17 Jul 2015 21:47:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22587 This guide shows you how to install a new Acer X1230PK projector lamp. Start off with the right lamp Counterfeits lamps have flooded the market and while they seem to be a true bargain, you should avoid them. In order

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Acer_ X1230PK_projector_Lamp_Acer_EC_J9000-001Lamp_Acer_EC_J9000-001This guide shows you how to install a new Acer X1230PK projector lamp.

Start off with the right lamp

Counterfeits lamps have flooded the market and while they seem to be a true bargain, you should avoid them. In order to keep working properly your Acer X1230PK working at it’s best, you need to install an OEM authentic lamp. Unlike counterfeit lamps, an authentic Acer X1130P projector lamp will NOT damage the sensitive optics in the projector and is less likely to explode. Counterfeits are also created with toxic materials that pose a health threat. Authentic lamps come with a money-back guarantee as well as keeping your warranty intact.

End of life warnings

Your Acer X1230PK projector will detect the end of lamp life and show the warning message: Lamp is approaching the end of its useful life in full power operation. Replacement Suggested!”

Replacing the Acer X1230PK projector lamp

The Acer X1230PK projector uses the Acer EC.J9000.001 projector lamp. Follow these safety guides to get the projector ready for a new projector lamp:

  • Turn off the Acer X1230PK projector and unplug the AC cord.
  • These projectors operate under high temperatures and there is a risk of burning if the projector has not cooled enough. Allow the Acer X1230PK to cool for one hour. It should be cool to the touch.

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1. Remove the two screws from the projector lamp cover. Lift the cover off the projector and place it to one side.

2. Remove the two screws holding the Acer X1230PK projector lamp in place. screw from the cover.

3. Lift the wire handle on the Acer EC.J9000.001 bulb and gently pull the lamp up to remove it.

Don’t throw the old Acer EC.J9000.001 projector lamp into regular garbage as it contains mercury — send it to a local recycling program.

4. Take the new Acer EC.J9000.001 projector lamp projector lamp using the wire handle. Avoid touching the bare bulb; the oil on your finger can leave a black mark on the lamp affecting the projected image. Tighten the screws on the new Acer EC.J9000.001 projector lamp.

Put the lid back onto the projector. Tighten the screw holding the lid in place.

Resetting the projector lamp timer

It’s important to always reset the lamp timer after replacing the projector lamp in your Acer X1230PK projector. You want the projector to track how many hours the lamp has been used and send out warning messages when the Acer EC.J9000.001 reaches end of life.

Acer X1230PK_projector_Lamp_Acer_EC_J9000-001_reset_lamp_timerTo reset the Projector Lamp timer:

  • Plug the AC cables back into the projector.
  • Turn the project on so you can reset the lamp timer.Open the MAIN MENU. Press ENTER.
  • Scroll down to the MANAGEMENT menu. Press ENTER.
  • Scroll down to the Lamp Hour reset option.
  • Press the right arrow.
  • The lamp will be reset to zero.

Extending the projector lamp life

Learn more tips for extending lamp life.

A green alternative

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If you want an eco-friendly option you can re-use the plastic lamp cage in the Acer X1230PK projector and install only a new bulb. Our training video shows you how.

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Install a replacement BenQ MX764 projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/15/install-a-replacement-benq-mx764-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/15/install-a-replacement-benq-mx764-projector-lamp/#comments Thu, 16 Jul 2015 05:09:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22574 This guide shows you how to replace the BenQ MX764 projector lamp. Start off with authentic Save yourself unnecessary headaches by buying an authentic BenQ MX7634 projector lamp. Why go authentic? Counterfeit “compatible” lamps may appear to be a bargain

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Benq_MX764_projector_uses_BenQ 5J.J4N05.00_UHP_lampThis guide shows you how to replace the BenQ MX764 projector lamp.

Start off with authentic

Save yourself unnecessary headaches by buying an authentic BenQ MX7634 projector lamp. Why go authentic?

Counterfeit “compatible” lamps may appear to be a bargain but in the long run end up costing you more due to their shorter lamp life than original lamps making them prone to explosions. When you factor in the exposure to substitute toxic materials and carcinogenic parts as well as missing safeguards that put your eyesight is at risk, the few dollars saved is not worth it. Protect your health and keep your BenQ MX7634  working at optimum levels with a guarantee still entact. Go authentic.

End of life warning signs

When it’s time to replace the BenQ MX764 projector lamp you’ll see a series warnings appear on screen.
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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 MP764 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 MX764 projector has shut down and the BenQ 5J.J4N05.001 projector lamp MUST be replaced before the projector will operate normally.

Replacing the BenQ MX764 projector lamp

Follow these safety instructions before changing the lamp:

  • Reduce the risk of electrical shock by disconnecting the power cord on the BenQ MX764 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 MX764 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 MX764 projector.
  • Reset the lamp timer.

Resetting the lamp timer

Do not reset the BenQ MX764 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 MX764 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 MX764 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 Econo mode, go into the Advanced Setup > Lamp > Lamp Power menu.
  • Learn more with Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life.

 

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Changing the Optoma TH1060P projector lamphttp://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/09/changing-the-optoma-th1060p-projector-lamp/ http://www.fixyourdlp.com/2015/07/09/changing-the-optoma-th1060p-projector-lamp/#comments Fri, 10 Jul 2015 05:56:00 +0000 http://www.fixyourdlp.com/?p=22555 When you see the lamp replacement message on your projector screen, it’s time for a new Optoma TH1060P projector lamp. Follow our step-by-step guide. Why avoid generics: generic lamps have a much shorter life Krypton-85 and other toxic chemicals are

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Optoma_TH1060P_projector_Optoma_BL-FS300C_lamp When you see the lamp replacement message on your projector screen, it’s time for a new Optoma TH1060P projector lamp. Follow our step-by-step guide.

Why avoid generics:

Protect the life of your OptomaTH1060P and reduce your stress levels. Invest in authentic.

End of life warnings

Optoma_TH1060P_projector_Optoma_BL-FS300C _lampWhen the Optoma TH1060P is reaching end of life a warning message will appear on screen. Change the projector lamp immediately. Other warning signs include a poor picture, distorted color or a dim light

Replace the OptomaTH1060P projector lamp

Your  Optoma TH1060P projector uses the Optoma BL-FS300C projector lamp. Follow these safety steps BEFORE installing the new projector lamp.

  • Switch off the power to the projector by pressing the Power/Standby button.
  • 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.
  • Disconnect the power cord.

Optoma_TH1060P_projector_Optoma_BL-FS300C _remove_lamp_cover_buttonRemove the protective cover covering the projector lamp screw.

Optoma_TH1060P_projector_Optoma_BL-FS300C _Remove_lamp_coverUsing a screwdriver, remove the screws holding the cover in place.

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Push the cover up to remove.

 

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Use a screwdriver to remove the two screws holding the projector lamp Optoma_TH1060P_projector_replace_Optoma_BL-FS300C _projector_lampin place.

Slowly put out the old Optoma BL-FS300C projector 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.

Note: The Optoma BL-FS300C contains mercury and should not be put in regular garbage. Recycle this lamp.

 

Place the new Optoma BL-FS300C projector  lamp into the Optoma TH1060P projector. Tighten the three screws on the lamp. Replace the lamp cover and tighten its two screws. You must now reset the Lamp Replacement Timer.

Reset the lamp timing on the Optoma EP773

  • Turn on the projector
  • Press the MENU option on either the remote or on the projector.
  • Scroll down to SYSTEM
  • Scroll over the LAMP SETTING. Press ENTER.
  • Select LAMP RESET. Press ENTER.
  • Select YES.

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NEC_NP600_NP600_LCD_XGAHere’s an easy to follow guide for installing a new NEC NP600 projector lamp.

End of life warnings

When the NEC NP600 projector lamp is reaching end of life you’ll see the following warning signs:

  • On screen message: LAMP HAS REACHED THE END OF ITS USABLE LIFE. PLEASE REPLACE THE LAMP AND FILTER.
  • LAMP indicator blinking red.
  • Screen colours looks off
  • Picture is faint or has deteriorated

When any of this signs show up, replace the NEC NP600 projector lamp immediately.

How much time is left?

If you’re wondering how much time is left to with the NEC NP600 projector lamp consul the Usage Time menu to see how many hours remain:

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  • Go to INFO menu
  • Scroll down to 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.

Invest in authentic lamps

The best type of projector lamp for your NEC NP600 projector is one from a North American OEM. Despite their bargain prices, counterfeits often end up damaging the sensitive electronics in your NEC NP600  since they are prone to explosions. The substandard toxic materials used give these counterfeit projector lamps a much shorter life as well. The other concerns are the lack of proper safety guards for your eyesight. Save yourself the hassles and buy an authentic NEC NP07LP projector lamp for your NEC NP600 projector.

Changing the NEC NP07LP projector lamp

Follow these important safety instructions before installing the new NEC NP07LP projector lamp

  • turn off the NEC NP600 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_NP600_projector_NP07LP_remove_projector_lamp_coverLoosen the NEC NP600 projector lamp cover screw.

Push and slide the NEC NP600 projector cover off.

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Loosen the two screws holding the NEC NP07LP projector lamp in place. (The screws will not come out only loosen.) Remove the projector lamp by holding the indent and pulling up.

NOTE: Your NEC NP07LP projector lamp should be properly recycled because they contain mercury.

NEC_NP500_projector_NP07LP_installing_replacement_projector_lampInstall a new lamp housing into the NEC NP600 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.

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

Re-attach the NEC NP600 lamp cover by sliding the cover until it snaps into place. Tighten the screw on the lamp cover.

Reset the lamp timer

Once the NEC NP07LP projector lamp and NEC NP600 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.

NEC_NP500_projector_NP07LP_replacement_projector_lamp_hoursClear usage hours and reset hours

  • 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.

 

Extending the projector lamp

Get your newly installed NEC NP07LP 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 NP07LP lamp.

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