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by ChubbsTech
Tue Jun 15, 2010 5:12 pm
Forum: Mitsubishi Discussion
Topic: Optical Engine on WD-60735
Replies: 3
Views: 2729

Re: Optical Engine on WD-60735

Hello issues9969. First of all, have you tried to reset the lamp timer? Here’s a link to the instructions. http://www.fixyourdlp.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=1348 before you buy anything try it, you never know. $1000 !!! what?! That’s crazy, I did a quick search on D-M.com and found they run f...
by ChubbsTech
Tue Jun 15, 2010 4:20 pm
Forum: DLP, LCD Projection, and other RPTV
Topic: Okay. . . what now!!
Replies: 12
Views: 4878

Re: Okay. . . what now!!

Hello dallaswinn.
Here is a link to one of Crowell’s early post about resetting the lamp timer.
viewtopic.php?f=10&t=1050
good luck.
by ChubbsTech
Tue Jun 15, 2010 4:15 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Only working input is HDMI, any suggestions
Replies: 4
Views: 1906

Re: Only working input is HDMI, any suggestions

Hello joefosho. It appears that you’re TV has a bad symptom of a defective analog video board. You see the video board is divided in two, analog & digital; the majority of the signals (component cables, s-video, coaxial cable, etc.) are in analog form and in order for the TV (digital device) to ...
by ChubbsTech
Tue Jun 15, 2010 3:17 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Still tv won't turn on
Replies: 15
Views: 15315

Re: Still tv won't turn on

Hello 61snowrider. Ok, the correct sequence is: first push Mute, then release it, now almost immediately go for button 1, now 8, next 2 &last Power. Remember that you don’t need to press two or more buttons at the same time, the correct way is one at a time in the above sequence and fairly quick...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 14, 2010 8:20 pm
Forum: RCA Discussion
Topic: color wheel sync.
Replies: 2
Views: 2745

Re: color wheel sync.

Hello redhead. To be honest, I don’t exactly know what you mean by synchronization, but its not that difficult to replace, after all its just a wheel that spins on a housing, there is really nothing more to it, look for your self, here is a link to find out how a color wheel works. http://www.fixyou...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:29 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: LED DLP hdtv -"red" led out
Replies: 2
Views: 2067

Re: LED DLP hdtv -"red" led out

Hello Groovydawg. I’m going to be really honest with you, if you have an expired warranty you’re probable going to have to shell out big cash. My first suggestion is try to call Samsung, see if the warranty can cover the repair. If not then in order to repair it your self, your going to have to buy ...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 14, 2010 4:48 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: TV just shuts off by itself sometimes!
Replies: 15
Views: 4629

Re: TV just shuts off by itself sometimes!

Hello robinthehouse. Have you ever replaced the lamp in the past 2 – 3 years? Because that the average life span for those kind of lamps. And just because a lamp seams ok, is no reason to discard it. Unlike conventional lamps that have a filament in the middle that brakes when the lamp goes bad, the...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 14, 2010 4:30 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Loud "pop" followed by no picture
Replies: 2
Views: 1295

Re: Loud "pop" followed by no picture

Hello betabob. There is a strong possibility that the loud popping noise that you’ve heard wasn’t your lamp, but your color wheel instead. Why? First of all the symptom you describe ( picture loosing color), second the lamp is not shattered. So my recommendation is that you first inspect your color ...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 14, 2010 4:19 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Son Kicked the TV... Oh and Hello!
Replies: 1
Views: 1060

Re: Son Kicked the TV... Oh and Hello!

Hello coloradocajun72. The first thing I want to point out is that your TV is a CRT Projection TV. Its has 3 lamps on the light engine ( blue, green & red). There is a possibility that the filament on the red bulb might have been damage do to the kick you son gave it. If your luck its just out o...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 14, 2010 3:59 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung Model HLP5085W DLP Shut down issue
Replies: 2
Views: 1463

Re: Samsung Model HLP5085W DLP Shut down issue

Hello PkRockit. All those symptoms are commonly related when a lamp is about to go out. it also sound like you have never replaced your lamp. How long ago did you purchase your TV? Normally a TV lamp last you from 2 – 3 years (4000+ to 6000+ hrs). There is high probability that the mercury gas insid...
by ChubbsTech
Fri Jun 11, 2010 9:15 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: HLR5067WX won't detect inputs
Replies: 1
Views: 1055

Re: HLR5067WX won't detect inputs

Hello maxx. Before we proceed I would like to ask some questions regarding the previous owner. Do you know if he attempted to repair the TV before he gave it to you? If so, did he replace the digital board? if that’s a second yes, then there is a high probability that the board inside is from anothe...
by ChubbsTech
Fri Jun 11, 2010 7:13 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: HC-P4241W greenish color blue isn't displaying
Replies: 1
Views: 1251

Re: HC-P4241W greenish color blue isn't displaying

Hello Jake71. You may not know this but your TV is a CRT rear projection, which basically means that instead of a lamp that emits white light, it has three lamps (a blue, red & green). So when one color starts to fade away, that means you need to change the lamp of the color that you’re having p...
by ChubbsTech
Thu Jun 10, 2010 11:10 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: TV just shuts off by itself sometimes!
Replies: 15
Views: 4629

Re: TV just shuts off by itself sometimes!

Yes, there are normally 2 or 3 fans (some rear models have up to 5 I think). The most obvious are the one next to the lamp, the other one is the one next to the DMD board, and some times there is one near the ballast or power supply. I’m afraid you’re going to have to dig in deep to fine out if ther...
by ChubbsTech
Thu Jun 10, 2010 5:18 pm
Forum: DLP, LCD Projection, and other RPTV
Topic: Installing BP96-001103A Color wheel
Replies: 1
Views: 1562

Re: Installing BP96-001103A Color wheel

Hello dwseelig. That seems odd, if you ordered the correct part it should be able to go in easily. Try this first, reinstall the old one first. if you also get trouble put in it back that means there is something tuck in the enclosure, if not then now try the one you ordered, still the same problem?...
by ChubbsTech
Thu Jun 10, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: HLR6167 DLP TV, loud noise, picture magenta now
Replies: 9
Views: 3466

Re: HLR6167 DLP TV, loud noise, picture magenta now

Here is a link to an old post with the instructions, if you have any more questions, just ask away.
viewtopic.php?f=10&t=1050
by ChubbsTech
Wed Jun 09, 2010 10:34 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung DLP HLN5065W color wheel?
Replies: 17
Views: 10145

Re: Samsung DLP HLN5065W color wheel?

Sorry, wrote ballast instead of color wheel, but i already corrected it.
by ChubbsTech
Wed Jun 09, 2010 9:54 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung DLP HLN5065W color wheel?
Replies: 17
Views: 10145

Re: Samsung DLP HLN5065W color wheel?

These symptoms are definitely not the most frequent, but never the less they are related to the color wheel most of the time, that way we are trying to discarded all other possibilities since I am not actually there to se what’s wrong with the TV. I would personally recommend a color wheel already w...
by ChubbsTech
Wed Jun 09, 2010 9:02 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung dlp making me crazy!
Replies: 4
Views: 1880

Re: Samsung dlp making me crazy!

Hello again David. This is a tough one, after reading both posts over a dozen times I think I might have the answer. Try to uses your multimeter and see if you power supply is sending the 320V - 380V to the ballast. if so, we can discard the power supply. No try the small connector from the DMD boar...
by ChubbsTech
Wed Jun 09, 2010 7:53 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung DLP HLN437WX/XAA-Lamp Question
Replies: 5
Views: 3037

Re: Samsung DLP HLN437WX/XAA-Lamp Question

Hello again coloradoboy.
That’s tough luck. I also used to do business with them, but when they send me three wrong parts here at the shop in a row, I moved on to another vendor.
Give these guys a try, so far I haven’t had any mayor issues with them.
http://www.discount-merchant.com/
good luck.
by ChubbsTech
Wed Jun 09, 2010 7:29 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung DLP HLN5065W color wheel?
Replies: 17
Views: 10145

Re: Samsung DLP HLN5065W color wheel?

Hello again buddyc. The first thing that you need to do is open up your TV from the back. First clean the inside of you TV free of dust and mold to discard overheating as the source of your problems. Now that everything is nice and clean remove the color wheel from the housing. Look for the part num...
by ChubbsTech
Wed Jun 09, 2010 5:19 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung dlp making me crazy!
Replies: 4
Views: 1880

Re: Samsung dlp making me crazy!

Hello David. My first recommendation is that clean the inside of your TV free from dust & mold so we can discard overheating as the reason for your TV failure. One that’s out of the way, try resetting your lamp timer. If you don’t know how, here is a link on how to do that. http://www.fixyourdlp...
by ChubbsTech
Wed Jun 09, 2010 4:56 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: About to give up on my Samsung HLN617WX XAA
Replies: 2
Views: 1221

Re: About to give up on my Samsung HLN617WX XAA

Hello smurfette. Wow, this is a tough one, my first instinct is to double check all the connectors, but I believe you have already done that, second thing would be the issue with the blue, white wiring connector. Right now, that my main suspect, did you check if he soldered independently the termina...
by ChubbsTech
Wed Jun 09, 2010 4:09 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung DLP HLN437WX/XAA-Lamp Question
Replies: 5
Views: 3037

Re: Samsung DLP HLN437WX/XAA-Lamp Question

Hello coloradoboy. The Samsung BP96-00224 series has two types of connectors depending on the final letter of the part number. The most common type of connector is the black AC. This means that the lamp & cables don’t have polarity, so it doesn’t matter if you switch the cables connected to the ...
by ChubbsTech
Wed Jun 09, 2010 2:50 pm
Forum: DLP, LCD Projection, and other RPTV
Topic: HLP5063WXXAA No picture, has Audio, Replaced Bulb
Replies: 5
Views: 2645

Re: HLP5063WXXAA No picture, has Audio, Replaced Bulb

First of all you’re going to have to open the TV (again) find the ballast (just follow the two cables from the lamp and you’ll find it), here is a small refrance guide from a Toshiba TV: http://www.fixyourdlp.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=1528 Obviously it’s not going to be the same, but you’ll ...
by ChubbsTech
Tue Jun 08, 2010 9:45 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Samsung DLP HLN5065W color wheel?
Replies: 17
Views: 10145

Re: Samsung DLP HLN5065W color wheel?

Hello buddyc. Let’s try to discard other possibilities before replacing the color wheel. my first recommendation is that you try connecting a external device using the HDMI cable (a Blue ray player for example) or another one using a VGA cable (PC or laptop). If the picture in fine and no abnormalit...
by ChubbsTech
Tue Jun 08, 2010 8:33 pm
Forum: DLP, LCD Projection, and other RPTV
Topic: Remove a Ballast from DLP TV (Toshiba)
Replies: 2
Views: 3897

Re: Remove a Ballast from DLP TV (Toshiba)

4.- You’ll be able to see the lamp enclosure along side the metal cage that hold the ballast.
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by ChubbsTech
Tue Jun 08, 2010 8:28 pm
Forum: DLP, LCD Projection, and other RPTV
Topic: Remove a Ballast from DLP TV (Toshiba)
Replies: 2
Views: 3897

Re: Remove a Ballast from DLP TV (Toshiba)

3.- Now remove the screws that hold the metal plate under the lamp & ballast.
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by ChubbsTech
Tue Jun 08, 2010 8:23 pm
Forum: DLP, LCD Projection, and other RPTV
Topic: Remove a Ballast from DLP TV (Toshiba)
Replies: 2
Views: 3897

Remove a Ballast from DLP TV (Toshiba)

Hello all again. Since I’ve been getting a lot of questions regarding how to replace a ballast, I final got a Toshiba 52HMX8 DLP TV in the shop that needed a new ballast so I took my trusty camera and started taking pic’s. As a result here is my ballast removal guide. 1.- On the back of the TV you’v...
by ChubbsTech
Tue Jun 08, 2010 4:10 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: HLR6167 DLP TV, loud noise, picture magenta now
Replies: 9
Views: 3466

Re: HLR6167 DLP TV, loud noise, picture magenta now

Have you reset the lamp timer? If you don’t know what that is, let me explain. It’s a small program that keep track the amount of hours the lamp is in use. When it reaches a certain limit, the DMD board will shut the TV off for security reasons. Another thing to look for is the fans, if one or more ...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 07, 2010 9:21 pm
Forum: RCA Discussion
Topic: How do I remove Ballast from m50wh92s?
Replies: 2
Views: 2235

Re: How do I remove Ballast from m50wh92s?

Hello bankerbob69. I would recommend you first try replacing the lamp, because the solid click that you hear is perfectly normal in healthy ballast, when its two or more clicks, that means its time to replace it. Another reason is that the lamp is easier to fix & you don’t need to call in a tech...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 07, 2010 8:38 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: HLN467W Flickers then goes blank
Replies: 2
Views: 1138

Re: HLN467W Flickers then goes blank

Hello jpmeyer01. I would agree with johnrot, it’s between the DMD board and the color wheel. To be extra sure you might want to check the color wheel physically. See if there are any shattered pieces or a broken wheel. Also try spinning it manually see if it makes any staring noises. Hope this helps...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 07, 2010 7:59 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: 61" DLP
Replies: 1
Views: 902

Re: 61" DLP

Hello MooShoo. Installing generic lamps technically speaking doesn’t damage the TV, so the fix to your problem would be to buy a new lamp. Oh, and buy the way, there is no such thing as a Samsung lamp. The OEM (original equipment manufacturer) part for your TV would be a Philips lamp; they are the b...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 07, 2010 5:43 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: High Pitch Noise coming out of a SamsungHLN5065W1X
Replies: 2
Views: 976

Re: High Pitch Noise coming out of a SamsungHLN5065W1X

Hello Henryg. There are two possibilities here. The first one is the fans, there is a small possibility that one may be clogged with dust or have something stuck. So my suggestion is that you clean the inside of the TV free of dust & mold. My second suspicion would be the color wheel, you can ph...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 07, 2010 5:05 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: TV Resets settings every 30 minutes
Replies: 4
Views: 1317

Re: TV Resets settings every 30 minutes

Hello again mgills88. Have you checked is all the fans are working properly? Because it sound like an overheating issue. If at least one fan where to malfunction, the temperature sensor on the TV would send a signal to the DMD board, thus shutting the TV off for security reasons. Hope this helps you...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 07, 2010 4:29 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Horizontal lines
Replies: 3
Views: 1968

Re: Horizontal lines

Hmmm, that’s odd, are you sure that no one turn the TV while you where away? And buy the way; I can’t see the picture that you posted. Any way, all thing still point to the video board, keep us posted for any new developments.
Good luck.
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 07, 2010 3:34 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: HLR6167 DLP TV, loud noise, picture magenta now
Replies: 9
Views: 3466

Re: HLR6167 DLP TV, loud noise, picture magenta now

Hello again thesupafly. Wow, that seem very odd, my first question is, the new color wheel that you installed is it spinning when you turn on the TV? If not then there is something preventing it from spinning. When you replaced the color wheel, did you remove all of the shattered glass from the encl...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 07, 2010 3:07 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Ballast burnt again
Replies: 9
Views: 2925

Re: Ballast burnt again

Samsung probably discontinued that power supply board because it had a lot of QC issues, in the shop I’ve had to replace several BP44-01002A because of the same problem so hopefully if you install the new BP44-01002C model it will last you a lot more that your current board.
Good luck.
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 07, 2010 2:55 pm
Forum: DLP, LCD Projection, and other RPTV
Topic: NEW Bulb- still not working
Replies: 14
Views: 14938

Re: NEW Bulb- still not working

Hello again dallaswinn. I’m sorry to say this but you’re going to have to replace the fan, as mention before, if you have a malfunctioning fan its reason enough for the TV to shut itself off. There is no other way around it. The good news is that they’re cheap and easy to install. I did a search on ...
by ChubbsTech
Mon Jun 07, 2010 2:39 pm
Forum: DLP, LCD Projection, and other RPTV
Topic: HLP5063WXXAA No picture, has Audio, Replaced Bulb
Replies: 5
Views: 2645

Re: HLP5063WXXAA No picture, has Audio, Replaced Bulb

Hello again Jason. Ok, if you have already tried everything on my previous post, let’s concentrate on the noises that are coming out of your TV. First of all you hear a whirr noise, do you mean like a whirling noise? If so that typically the sound of a defective color wheel, and second you hear two ...
by ChubbsTech
Sat Jun 05, 2010 12:02 am
Forum: DLP, LCD Projection, and other RPTV
Topic: NEW Bulb- still not working
Replies: 14
Views: 14938

Re: NEW Bulb- still not working

Hello Dallaswinn.
That fan inside of another fan sound strange, anyway it’s probably nothing, since all the fans have a sensor that relay a signal to the DMD board. If at least one where to not function properly or fail completely the DMD would shut the TV off. So I think you ok.
by ChubbsTech
Fri Jun 04, 2010 8:52 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Ballast burnt again
Replies: 9
Views: 2925

Re: Ballast burnt again

Hello again gaspar. There is no technical reason that the lamp would be the cause of the problem. The lamp only operates on the power that the ballast sends. Normally bad ballast cause good lamps to go bad and no the other way around. So right now the prime suspect is the power supply main board. Ho...
by ChubbsTech
Fri Jun 04, 2010 8:07 pm
Forum: DLP, LCD Projection, and other RPTV
Topic: NEW Bulb- still not working
Replies: 14
Views: 14938

Re: NEW Bulb- still not working

Hello dallaswinn. In theory yes, the connector can be resoldered, you see the sensor just sends a signal (a 5v I believe) to the DMD board, just one question, is the actual switch damaged in any way? If yes, then you would need to buy a new one. Here is a link so you can get an idea of what to look ...
by ChubbsTech
Fri Jun 04, 2010 6:01 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Need help after replacing Samsung DLP digital board
Replies: 3
Views: 5492

Re: Need help after replacing Samsung DLP digital board

Hello MikeC144. First of all, before you took your TV to the technicians. What where the symptoms? Did the TV not turn at all? The reason for these questions is that a bas digital board is no reason for the TV to not turn on. A bad digital board normally causes the TV to have a bad picture. Now from...
by ChubbsTech
Fri Jun 04, 2010 5:11 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Ballast burnt again
Replies: 9
Views: 2925

Re: Ballast burnt again

Hello gaspar. First of all, have there been any power surges before the ballast went bad? Do you have a power regulator connected between the wall & TV? Have you clean the inside of your TV free of dust & mold? That’s very odd, and I don’t think it’s a coincidence that two ballasts would go ...
by ChubbsTech
Fri Jun 04, 2010 4:32 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: TV Resets settings every 30 minutes
Replies: 4
Views: 1317

Re: TV Resets settings every 30 minutes

Hello mgills88. Let me guess. You have never changed the lamp. Am I correct? This is a very common issue with bulbs that about to expire. The lamps go out two way: 1.- They implode (you hear a loud pop, the TV shuts off & no picture). 2.- They start to gradually loose their brightness. Here is a...
by ChubbsTech
Fri Jun 04, 2010 3:07 pm
Forum: DLP, LCD Projection, and other RPTV
Topic: What next??
Replies: 6
Views: 2566

Re: What next??

Hello again dallaswinn. I think you’re in a tight pickle. First of all, did you completely brake of the switch? If so you’re going to have to buy a new one. Since all the sensors relay the information to the DMD board, if one or more stop sending the OK signal, the DMD will prevent the TV from turni...
by ChubbsTech
Thu Jun 03, 2010 11:41 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Black & White Picture
Replies: 2
Views: 1089

Re: Black & White Picture

Hello beechmontfarm201. Right again darkart77. It’s very important that you check the color wheel physically. I’d bet the color wheel is shattered or broken. If so then you’ll need to buy a new one. While you’re at it, I would also recommend you clean the inside of the TV. If you want to know more a...
by ChubbsTech
Thu Jun 03, 2010 11:08 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: HLR5067WX/XAA wont turn on
Replies: 2
Views: 1382

Re: HLR5067WX/XAA wont turn on

Hello Manuel.
I would definitely agree with darkart77. That sound like a color wheel problem, you can open up the tv just to make sure. If you find it shattered or broken, then bingo, there is the cause of your problem.
Good luck.
by ChubbsTech
Thu Jun 03, 2010 5:14 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: hl-s5687w samsung shuts off 3 lights blinking
Replies: 1
Views: 1253

Re: hl-s5687w samsung shuts off 3 lights blinking

Hello born2fish. That sound like a typical case of a lamp that has expired. Did you get any kind of distortion with the picture? If not then the lamp is still the main suspect. I would recommend you replace your lamp before you try anything else, since there are no other symptoms of a defective part...
by ChubbsTech
Thu Jun 03, 2010 3:15 pm
Forum: Samsung Discussion
Topic: Horizontal lines
Replies: 3
Views: 1968

Re: Horizontal lines

Hello again Xunal. Since the lines are not affecting the TV menu, there is a high probability that the digital video board is defective. Try to inspect it physically, see if you can detect any swollen capacitors or loose circuits on the board. If there are any bad capacitors you can remove them and ...

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