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Projector turns off after 30 seconds.

I have a Sony VPL-CX5. After booting the projector up, the main Sony background image will display, and then the projector will squeal and then cut the image off and flash the lamp/cover light on and off. The lamp has less than 300 hours and it. I have also checked the lamp cover switch and it seems to be working properly. Also the lense cover does not close when this happens. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.

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Re: Projector turns off after 30 seconds.

I had the same problem I replaced the motor/lense cover unit at the cost of $AU140.00 and that fixed it.


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