Originally Posted by moviemania
I have a 57732 that is just over one year old. Using "MENU 2470" I determined that my lamp hours are 3350. The picture has slowly gotten darker and a little blue. When I purchased the TV, I was told that the lamp would last 6000 hours. Too optimistic?
1) Is it time for a new lamp?
2) Could something else cause this?
3) Is it OK to buy the bulb only, without the housing?
4) Who is a dependable on-line store to buy these at a good price?
I found mine here. http://cgi.*********/Mitsubishi-915P...ayphotohosting
I called Rich to confirm I was getting correct lamp. Placed order on the phone Thursday got it Friday. Very satisfied. Osram dealer. I paid $125.00 for mine $36.00 for next day air.
Sorry link is down but I copied this from ebay. Just call him. Very satisfied. Here is the ingo go to ebay look for this.
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Please note that this does require you to install the new lamp yourself. Or if you want, send me your complete assembly, we will replace the lamp for you at no extra charge.
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