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post #1 of 2 Old 09-08-2012, 01:58 AM - Thread Starter
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It appears my colorwheel has died yet again. I've already replaced it once(3 years ago) and the lamp also. It had been making that humming/grinding noise for the past month or 2 and now it doesn't appear to spin at all. The TV turns on, all the fans work. I hear sound but no picture appears and the lamp won't light up. The TV turns off within 15 seconds.

I read that if the C-Wheel is dead the lamp won't fire up, is that true? I believe the ballast is still good because both fans still seem to work at full speed.

Any ideas? I appreciate any input..



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post #2 of 2 Old 09-18-2012, 05:40 AM
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It's obvious you need to replace it again.

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