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Samsung DLP Lamp Timer Reset

Here's a simple trick to reset your lamp timer:

  1. Begin with the TV powered off.
  2. Point your remote towards your TV.
  3. Press Mute + 1 + 8 + 2 + Power.
Your TV set should now say “Loading Factory”.

Browse down to “Option” then press Enter (or the right cursor button).

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I have a Samsung DLP HLS 5086 W that is shutting down after a couple of minutes. The color wheel and lamp were both replaced a little over a year ago. The lamp is a Phillips, and the color wheel is OEM. I am getting all 3 lights on the front panel, and when they disappear I hear a high pitched "buzz" or "whine" intermittently for lack of a better description of the sound. Any thoughts?


Hope this helps:

Resetting the counter Once you have installed your OEM replacement lamp, resetting the counter is a very simple procedure:
• Begin with the TV powered off.
• Point your remote towards your TV.
• Press:
• Menu + 1 + 8 + 2 + Power.
• Your TV set should now say "Loading Factory".
• Browse down to "Option" then press Enter (or the right cursor button).
To exit the service menu, hit press the EXIT button or just turn off your TV (remember not to turn on your TV immediately afterward!).
NOTE: The Mute+1+8+2 buttons needs to be pressed down consecutively and fairly quickly. If your TV does not enter the service menu after using this combination, you can substitute MENU instead of MUTE. This seems to work for some sets. Also, the right cursor arrow also acts as the ENTER button, so try it if you're having difficulty with the ENTER button.


Resetting Your Samsung DLP Lamp Hour Meter Counter or Lamp Timer DLP Lamp...

Jan 14, 2015 | Samsung Televison & Video

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Just replaced the lamp in my Samsung DLP and still no picture just audio. Heard something about a code to reset timer / hours counter. Any Ideas/


counter. Resetting the counter is a very simple procedure. Begin with the TV powered off.
Point your remote towards your TV.
Press:
Mute + 1 + 8 + 2 + Power.
Your TV set should now say “Loading Factory”.
Browse down to “Option” then press Enter (or the right cursor button).
NOTE: The Mute+1+8+2 buttons needs to be pressed down consecutively and fairly quickly. If your TV does not enter the service menu after using this combination, you can substitute MENU instead of MUTE. This seems to work for some sets. Also, the right cursor arrow also acts as the ENTER button, so try it if you’re having difficulty with the ENTER button.
To exit the service menu, hit press the EXIT button or just turn off your TV (remember not to turn on your TV immediately afterward!).

Apr 16, 2010 | Samsung DLP HL-P5663W 56" TV

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installed new lamp/how to reset the lamp hour meter on samsung (HL-S4666W)


Here is the procedure for resetting the lamp timer.

This is a quick reference guide to show you how to reset your Samsung DLP TV’s lamp hour meter or hour counter. Resetting the counter is a very simple procedure.
Begin with the TV powered off.
Point your remote towards your TV.
Press:
Mute + 1 + 8 + 2 + Power.

Your TV set should now say “Loading Factory”.

Browse down to “Option” then press Enter (or the right cursor button).

NOTE: The Mute+1+8+2 buttons needs to be pressed down consecutively and fairly quickly. If your TV does not enter the service menu after using this combination, you can substitute MENU instead of MUTE. This seems to work for some sets. Also, the right cursor arrow also acts as the ENTER button, so try it if you’re having difficulty with the ENTER button.
To exit the service menu, hit press the EXIT button or just turn off your TV (remember not to turn on your TV immediately afterwards!).

I hope this information allows you to resolve this issue.
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Jun 01, 2009 | Samsung HLP4663W 46" Rear Projection HDTV

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