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post #1 of 2 Old 04-18-2012, 11:08 AM - Thread Starter
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So, before, my Sony KDF55E2000 LCD tv was shutting off every minute after it was turning on, with 3 blinking red LED lights and a message to replace the lamp. I took the TV apart and dusted it out with a paint brush and canned air, then took out the bulb, with intentions of dusting off the lamp housing, reseating it and seeing if that helped. I ended up taking out the bulb, and completely refurbishing it






Looks almost new now ^_^

before, it was so dusty, dull and had scorch marks that it looked like galvanized steel

I took out the bulb, dusted it out with Que tips, then cleaned it more with alcohol, then applied chrome polish with a microfiber cloth, then cleaned out any oils from my hand with alcohol and a que tip, then dusted out the que tip particles with canned air. Wasn't even expecting it to work :3




Not bad looking for over 8,000 hours of use =]




My current theater setup, not the best lol :3

The tv is literally now 5 times brighter than it was, and it's been on all night without shutting off. I think I fixed it ^_^
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Judging by your 1st pic, it looks as you have a dust problem.

I'd put the missing side cover back on your PC.

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Abundant OTA television is what makes this country different from all others. Lets keep it this way. If you like Wi-Fi so much, OTA fits right in. After all, it is wireless.
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