I think his panties were just in a bunch He really didn't need to report the posts, a pleasant reply to your posts would have been sufficient.
Now if you did it repeatedly time after time, well then ........ LOL
Is the firmware on that board or another, might want to check the firmware and see if it is the current one. If I am not mistaken there was a firmware update on this model that was fairly important - could be wrong though
The no fans I think is a major clue, I didn't look at the manual. I wonder if the power to turn on the fans and the color wheel come from the same source?
I wonder if you have an open thermal sensor.
Check your DVI cable too.