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by grayfox
Mon Jul 14, 2014 9:51 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa
Replies: 22
Views: 7225

Re: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa

Yeah I asked for the same reason, but see if the main input board was malfunctioning the TV would still start up, it will just give you distortion, bad input, etc. I agree with your diagnostic, unfortunately getting a diagram for that Samsung will be near impossible let me see if i can find a pictur...
by grayfox
Mon Jul 14, 2014 4:35 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa
Replies: 22
Views: 7225

Re: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa

Hello matts, And how awesome of a seller, you don't get many of those around ebay. the more you explain the problem the more you convince me that it might just very well be the colorwheel (I am sure the seller and yourself are using the proper BP96-00674A model for this TV). I am a little more than ...
by grayfox
Fri Jul 11, 2014 11:41 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: HL-R6178W LOSES PICTURE, SOUND CONTINUES, THEN SET SHUTS OFF
Replies: 1
Views: 1200

Re: HL-R6178W LOSES PICTURE, SOUND CONTINUES, THEN SET SHUTS

hello! Given what you just described and my own personal experience with my Samsung DLP, when was the last time you changed the lamp?? I get this same scenario every 18 months or so and it means it is time to change the lamp. If you plan to do so soon, make sure you buy an original OEM Philips bulb ...
by grayfox
Fri Jul 11, 2014 4:52 pm
Forum: LED Televisions
Topic: SAMSUNG LN46A650A1
Replies: 3
Views: 9242

Re: SAMSUNG LN46A650A1

Thank you!



Can I ask you what parts you replaced to get your tv going again?
by grayfox
Fri Jul 11, 2014 4:51 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung HLT5075SX/XAA lamp overheating
Replies: 6
Views: 4199

Re: Samsung HLT5075SX/XAA lamp overheating

Hello! Thank you for the detailed explanation and video, it helps with the troubleshooting. And let me tell you this is the number 1 problem with DLP televisions, I want to say 90% of the time its the lamp and 10% the ballast, but it varies from tv model to manufacturer and condition of the set. Eit...
by grayfox
Mon Jul 07, 2014 6:46 pm
Forum: Mitsubishi Discussion
Topic: DLP Chip Replacement in 57833 has caused a new problem
Replies: 4
Views: 5749

Re: DLP Chip Replacement in 57833 has caused a new problem

Hello, Silence is not golden on a forum so please forgive us for not replying to your post. Normally I would think the light tunnel or the projector lens is misaligned.. but that wouldn't explain the distortions you are describing. From what you describe It seems like not only the DLP chip was bad b...
by grayfox
Mon Jul 07, 2014 5:57 pm
Forum: Toshiba DLP Discussion
Topic: Toshiba 62HM95 Wiring diagram
Replies: 1
Views: 1727

Re: Toshiba 62HM95 Wiring diagram

hello bricklin, I have searched up and down and cannot seem to find one online and Toshiba was not helpful.. The only thing I can think of is that you get a general idea of how to pull it apart and put it back together! This TV uses a "Light Engine" and is pretty much composed of: A Lamp, Ballast, C...
by grayfox
Mon Jul 07, 2014 5:41 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Resetting the Samsung DLP Lamp Counter/Hour Meter
Replies: 47
Views: 99421

Re: Resetting the Samsung DLP Lamp Counter/Hour Meter

Hello matt,



I think I responded to your message on this post:



http://www.fixyourdlp.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=1736413
by grayfox
Mon Jul 07, 2014 5:38 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa
Replies: 22
Views: 7225

Re: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa

Hello matt, I can understand your frustration and I apologize for the late response, your replies somehow get lost in all of the posts, do not worry I put a tracker on your username! So again wow! you have replaced every major component in the TV, please correct me if I am wrong but you also replace...
by grayfox
Mon Jul 07, 2014 5:31 pm
Forum: Toshiba DLP Discussion
Topic: Toshiba 62HM95 red light on green blinking
Replies: 1
Views: 1980

Re: Toshiba 62HM95 red light on green blinking

Hello, For your TV model 62HM95 I see it uses lamp code Toshiba D95-LMP. Is this the bulb you purchased? From experience I have to ask where or how much you paid for the OEM lamp. 90% of the time I am trouble shooting the lamp solves my problem! The fan might not be turning on if the lamp is not ign...
by grayfox
Mon Jul 07, 2014 5:16 pm
Forum: Mitsubishi Discussion
Topic: WD-57833 help needed
Replies: 1
Views: 1223

Re: WD-57833 help needed

Hello Bluesax, Wow, I take it this was a Craigslist treasure find? its a really nice TV to get up and running for only a couple of hundred. The white dots was obviously cause and solved by the DMD chip, congratulations! There are tons of information, guides, blogs and trouble shooting wizards on thi...
by grayfox
Thu Jun 26, 2014 5:52 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa
Replies: 22
Views: 7225

Re: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa

Hmm so no error code, any details you could describe on a play by play? Like from the instant you plug in your TV press the power button.. ?



Noises, boot cycles, spark sounds, screen flashing, lamp can be seen ignited from the back...



Hope I can help.
by grayfox
Thu Jun 26, 2014 12:55 am
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa
Replies: 22
Views: 7225

Re: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa

hello again, it seems you have changed every component and I am assuming you double checked every connection and made sure the cover and lamp door was back in place before firing the TV up again (or attempting to).. Can you describe in detail the blinking of the lights? on some models, the amount of...
by grayfox
Wed Jun 25, 2014 9:35 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung HLP6163 Light Engine/ DMD
Replies: 19
Views: 8730

Re: Samsung HLP6163 Light Engine/ DMD

Hello again! I apologize for the confusion, but I can help find the correct part # using some numbers off the board. I had suggested the part by the model number.. depending on where this was assembled this part might have changed my techs tell me. Could I trouble you with the part number off the bo...
by grayfox
Thu Jun 19, 2014 12:42 am
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: 50" Samsung DLP HLP5063w - Continuing Issue
Replies: 3
Views: 2305

Re: 50" Samsung DLP HLP5063w - Continuing Issue

Hello ted, It seems you fixed the coldsolder sink back into the dmd. Good job! It is very doubtful that it will fail from that again unless a fan sstops working or the tv is under hot or poor ventilated conditions.. 9 out of 10 times I ask this question it solves the problem: When was the last time ...
by grayfox
Thu Jun 19, 2014 12:37 am
Forum: LED Televisions
Topic: SAMSUNG LN46A650A1
Replies: 3
Views: 9242

Re: SAMSUNG LN46A650A1

Hello! Judging by the image you posted this does seem like it can be caused by the T-CON, I thought these parts hard to find, do you mind sharing where you found them cheap? A lot of members are always on the lookout for these, especially repair centers and DIY people. Thanks in advance! Maybe some ...
by grayfox
Wed Jun 18, 2014 11:50 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?
Replies: 33
Views: 13055

Re: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?

Hello! And yay! (unfortunately I did not have any intact) Well most of the times I replace a colorwheel and move the tunnel around i get a black band.. I usually don't put all the screws in the back cover until I find that I have adjusted every part of the light engine back into its place. Sometimes...
by grayfox
Thu Jun 12, 2014 4:32 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?
Replies: 33
Views: 13055

Re: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?

Copy that,



Let me see what I can find, that cable is soldered to the rpm sensor so if i find one it will be kind of a coin toss to see if the sensor works unless you can splice the new cable into your old sensor..



Well be in touch!
by grayfox
Wed Jun 11, 2014 7:21 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: repair question samsung hlr5067w
Replies: 1
Views: 1183

Re: repair question samsung hlr5067w

Hello, Thank you for the details, makes it easier to help! I have to ask before I begin trouble shooting (solves 90% of problems around here), when was the last time you replaced the lamp and did you do so with an OEM Philips brand lamp (the same bulb installed at factory)? I note that for your TV m...
by grayfox
Wed Jun 11, 2014 5:09 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: HL R6168WX/XXA - l680 61"-050809-18
Replies: 1
Views: 1150

Re: HL R6168WX/XXA - l680 61"-050809-18

Hello I was digging through old posts, Hi! I believe I am helping you on another correct?
by grayfox
Wed Jun 11, 2014 4:54 pm
Forum: Projectors
Topic: green tone to image
Replies: 3
Views: 3550

Re: green tone to image

Hello Louisa, Sorry to hear that your viewing experience has been interrupted. I would, right off the bat, attribute this to a faulty colowheel. Before I jump to aimless trouble shooting, could you refresh my memory with what model projector you have (If I remember correctly this was a projector..)?...
by grayfox
Wed Jun 11, 2014 4:47 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?
Replies: 33
Views: 13055

Re: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?

Hello again! Thank you for the pics, I see nos you need the cable that goes to the rpm sensonr on the colorwheel, Samsung Parts website lists the BP96-01103A (if you could confirm that would be awesome) for your HLR6168WX/XAA. Unfortunately since it comes soldered into most I do not have any lying a...
by grayfox
Thu Jun 05, 2014 12:37 am
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung hls6187 screen yellow & blue??
Replies: 1
Views: 1088

Re: Samsung hls6187 screen yellow & blue??

Hello orbit, Unfortunately this looks like a bad DMD chip given your blue screen, the yellowish screen might indicate that you might have to swap out the entire DMD board. It would be hard to diagnose. Changing the DMD chip (DLP chip) alone might solve your problems, Samsung TVs are normally pretty ...
by grayfox
Mon Jun 02, 2014 11:42 pm
Forum: DLP, LCD Projection, and other RPTV
Topic: Mitsubishi 65" DLP WD-65732 wont turn on
Replies: 4
Views: 9407

Re: Mitsubishi 65" DLP WD-65732 wont turn on

Hello Rammstein, I have seem this problem cause the same situations in the same order! I am not sure if on the WD-65732, but For many Mitsubishi TVs including my own. My first question, and my immediate resolution I found, was to replace the lamp with the OEM bulb and not a generic version. May I as...
by grayfox
Tue May 27, 2014 5:22 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?
Replies: 33
Views: 13055

Re: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?

Hello, Yeah thanks, just barely missed the fires I live in the southern part of SD! I can imagine how it got over there with the heat, my friend is in PX. Glad to hear you are ok. I think I can get the wire from the junkyard of parts.. can you send a picture of the colowheel? I am sorry to bother bu...
by grayfox
Fri May 23, 2014 12:09 am
Forum: Lutema Mid-Sized R/C Helicopter
Topic: Mid-size Heli hover question
Replies: 2
Views: 5871

Re: Mid-size Heli hover question

Hello, I do not know much about RC helicopters, but it seems to me to either got the incorrect replacement part, or something went wrong during the install.. I was looking at the site it looks like they have warranty, maybe you should give them a call? Sorry I am not of much help my area of expertis...
by grayfox
Mon May 19, 2014 6:16 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa dlp dmd board?
Replies: 11
Views: 3212

Re: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa dlp dmd board?

Hello Matt, Sorry I was out for the weekend, wow ok so then.. ..after exchanging hundreds maybe thousands of lamps, I have to say for a Samsung which is a top of the line TV like that HLR4667 I would strongly recommend going with an original Philips. This is more expensive but it is the original tha...
by grayfox
Fri May 16, 2014 12:58 am
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?
Replies: 33
Views: 13055

Re: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?

Oh ok ok the picture is more clear now.. Let me see if I can find one lying around from any shattered colorwheels I have exchanged.. if not, have you ever purchased a bulb or ballast from www.discount-merchant.com ? I buy from there so often they normally hook me up with random cables like that, and...
by grayfox
Wed May 14, 2014 9:01 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?
Replies: 33
Views: 13055

Re: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?

Uh-Oh! I do not think you can find the Female end on a cable set. It seems damaged beyond repair, but buying a new dmd board for a broken connector is a hard decision! Even if you get a new colorwheel you still wont be able to installing it.. do you have an image of how it came off hte dmd board to ...
by grayfox
Wed May 14, 2014 4:47 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?
Replies: 33
Views: 13055

Re: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?

Oh I understand, this is off the DMD boards end right? not the Colorwheel?
by grayfox
Wed May 14, 2014 4:46 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Crosshatch pattern
Replies: 1
Views: 830

Re: Crosshatch pattern

Hello Robear38, Sorry to hear that, to begin with you say you have a new lamp, for the Samsung HLS5687WX/XAA I see that you need a Philips lamp code BP96-01472A. More often than not, I am finding more and more problems with generic no brand bulbs! If you have that and its set, by what you describe i...
by grayfox
Tue May 13, 2014 11:17 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?
Replies: 33
Views: 13055

Re: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?

Glad I could be of help!



Well it depends on what the damage is like, if you get a chance could you upload a close up of the damage? Maybe we can do some splicing!
by grayfox
Tue May 13, 2014 4:50 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?
Replies: 33
Views: 13055

Re: Color wheel cables available anywhere for HLR6168WX/XXA?

Hello KEENLALOU2, I hope there was no short to the DMD! But the cables are a smart place to begin with, sometimes rebuilding a wiring harness does not work for a number of reasons, one would think as long as a connection is made it would work. Sometimes the only way to make it work is to have the wi...
by grayfox
Mon May 12, 2014 6:53 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa dlp dmd board?
Replies: 11
Views: 3212

Re: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa dlp dmd board?

Hello Matt, Sorry this can be frustrating I know, I fix these everyday! Yeah something did not sound.. I do not know, complete about the DMD malfunction, it was a good guess I hope you can get your money back for the DMD! When ordering a lamp just make sure you buy Philips brand lamps, those are the...
by grayfox
Tue May 06, 2014 6:41 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa dlp dmd board?
Replies: 11
Views: 3212

Re: Samsung hlr4667wax/xaa dlp dmd board?

Hello Matt, Sorry I had not stumbled upon your post! I highly doubt the DMD board has gone since the last thing to fail was the colorwheel. This means the TV was working fin until the Colorwheel shattered correct? if so I would make sure you have the correct colorwheel, which for the Samsung HLR4667...
by grayfox
Mon May 05, 2014 6:59 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung HLP6163 Light Engine/ DMD
Replies: 19
Views: 8730

Re: Samsung HLP6163 Light Engine/ DMD

Hello Ajespo, Nice clear picture, is there a way I can get you to up load a picture of the from of the DMD board? I don't want you confusing it with the DV board! The front and the back of the DMD board that houses the DLP chip should look like the images I attached. Given all the things you describ...
by grayfox
Mon Apr 21, 2014 7:42 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Help me trouble shoot HL-R6178W
Replies: 1
Views: 1673

Re: Help me trouble shoot HL-R6178W

Hello Sanjay and welcome! Thank you for the detailed description of the TV symptoms, a couple of quick questions first: -When you say you replaced the OEM Philips lamp did you do so with the BP96-01415A for Samsung HL-R6178W ? There are many generic bulb sellers that try to pass them off as original...
by grayfox
Wed Apr 09, 2014 4:37 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung HLP6163 Light Engine/ DMD
Replies: 19
Views: 8730

Re: Samsung HLP6163 Light Engine/ DMD

You are welcome, please let me know if you venture into replacing the DMD board or DLP chip!



Good luck!
by grayfox
Thu Apr 03, 2014 7:55 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung HLP6163 Light Engine/ DMD
Replies: 19
Views: 8730

Re: Samsung HLP6163 Light Engine/ DMD

Hello, Well I assume the real reason I jumped to the Chip as opposed to the entire Board was from experience. The part of the DMD board to always malfunction is most often the DLP Chip, and since putting extra ventilation on it worked, it made sense it would give out at any point.. Another thing I j...
by grayfox
Thu Apr 03, 2014 12:10 am
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung HLP6163 Light Engine/ DMD
Replies: 19
Views: 8730

Re: Samsung HLP6163 Light Engine/ DMD

Hello, Yes the DMD is the same as DLP Chip behind the heatsink it looks like the one on the link below. If I can assume the manufacture date was around January 2004, the part number would be 4719-001997. http://www.discount-merchant.com/p-146847-mitsubishi-samsung-toshiba-4719-001997-dmd-dlp-chip.as...
by grayfox
Wed Apr 02, 2014 6:00 pm
Forum: Projectors
Topic: distored imageon screen
Replies: 3
Views: 2704

Re: distored imageon screen

Hello Louisa, Well lets keep in mind that keystone correction is there to adjust the image by skewing it in a "trapazoidal" way (if it makes sense). The only reason you would want to apply manual correction is if your projector is not exactly perpendicular to your screen. If it is pointed down/up at...
by grayfox
Tue Apr 01, 2014 6:04 pm
Forum: Projectors
Topic: distored imageon screen
Replies: 3
Views: 2704

Re: distored imageon screen

Hello Louisa, I can imagine, I sat though an entire Super Bowl once for the fear of making it worse! Can you tell me what your Projector model is? I want to take a look at the manual and see what kind of keystone adjustment it has. The link below has a short article about this and explains how impor...
by grayfox
Tue Apr 01, 2014 5:45 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung HLP6163 Light Engine/ DMD
Replies: 19
Views: 8730

Re: Samsung HLP6163 Light Engine/ DMD

Hello, that sounds like great trouble shooting, I think I can help out with two aspects. One would be the bulb you replaced, did you replace it with an OEM BP96-00826A Philips lamp? I do not think what you describe to require the entire DMD board replacement, I think a brand new DMD Chip will fix yo...
by grayfox
Tue Mar 25, 2014 6:05 pm
Forum: Projectors
Topic: Planar pd7010 problem
Replies: 9
Views: 4510

Re: Planar pd7010 problem

Hello! Thats not good. I would lean more towards a capacitor, unless you had any visual distortion (like spots on the screen) or erratic behavior.. The DMD chip or DMD board hardly ceases to function it mostly causes disruption when gone bad in my personal experience. It is a COLD day in California ...
by grayfox
Thu Mar 20, 2014 7:05 pm
Forum: Projectors
Topic: Planar pd7010 problem
Replies: 9
Views: 4510

Re: Planar pd7010 problem

Hello, Very welcome I am intrigued as to what is the source of this issue! hmm so the clicking is originating from a relay on the line input brd.. I have no idea! The scr you mention going out of the psu, let me know what you find from testing it tonight. Good luck with the TOP244YN. btw, I love the...
by grayfox
Wed Mar 19, 2014 5:26 pm
Forum: Projectors
Topic: Planar pd7010 problem
Replies: 9
Views: 4510

Re: Planar pd7010 problem

Hello! Retired from a large company, congrats! Well it sounds like you are more than knowledgeable about what you are doing. I can see how replacing a converter might fix the issue of the fans and color wheel not jumping on while the unit boots up. Do they never come on at all, or are they halted wh...
by grayfox
Tue Mar 18, 2014 7:36 pm
Forum: Game Systems
Topic: Sony Playstation 4
Replies: 0
Views: 5075

Sony Playstation 4

Metal Gear Solid V out today!
by grayfox
Mon Mar 17, 2014 8:00 pm
Forum: Projectors
Topic: Planar pd7010 problem
Replies: 9
Views: 4510

Re: Planar pd7010 problem

Hello, Wow ok so it seems you have all the tools and experience, what area of electronics do you work in? I think if Planar themselves did not share the schem's they will be near impossible to find... Did you test the ballast and the bulb? The ballast returns gain amount to the PSU so if anything is...
by grayfox
Thu Mar 13, 2014 5:36 pm
Forum: Projectors
Topic: Planar pd7010 problem
Replies: 9
Views: 4510

Re: Planar pd7010 problem

Hello, I did a little bit of research and I cannot find a Planar PD7010 schematic for the power supply. I will keep looking, but the readout you are getting can be a regulation from the ballast caused by a malfunctioning ballast or even as simple as a bad lamp. How long have you had this unit and wh...
by grayfox
Mon Mar 10, 2014 6:20 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung HLT6187S screen black
Replies: 6
Views: 6291

Re: Samsung HLT6187S screen black

Hello PDOM, You must have a newer version of this same model, when I first looked it up I found regular UHP Philips lamps for it, I did not find anything about LED's I apologize. http://www.samsung.com/us/support/owners/product/HL-T6187S http://www.samsungparts.com/lampadvisor.html There is a guy at...

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