Question about Sanyo PLV-Z5 LCD Projector

1 Answer

Sanyo plv z5 projector says my bulb needs to be changed but

According to the manual the lamp replace light is saying i need to ch1ange the bulb but i did that and i cant get it to turn on now! it turns red and yellow and opens the lens cover but after about ten seconds it closes and locks up and doesnt work! it wont let me pull up menu or anything its like the power doesnt even turn on, no blue screen or anything projected...is there a manual bulb replacement reset anywhere in the housing or does anyone know what i need to do to fix this? thanks
austinowens83@yahoo.com

Posted by on

  • 3 more comments 
  • mariaspellen Nov 23, 2008

    I think I have the same problem:

    when I power up my projector, the lens cover opens but the bulb does not light on and after 10 seconds the cover shuts automatically. "Power" and "lamp replace" lights are flashing for 15 seconds and then nothing more....

    I have seen it could be fix by a kind of hard reset with an internal button but I do not know where this button is....

  • Congonick Dec 08, 2008

    I watched about three movies on my new Z5 and then the same thing happened! it shut down and the 'replace lamp' light started flashing. I bought a new lamp and it still will not work... a Sanyo technician told me that it is likely the ballast the powers the lamp that is the problem... not that this possibility helps me any I am in the middle of Africa with no hope of finding Sanyo Z5 ballast...perhaps my projector will make a good coffee stand :-)

  • Anonymous Dec 16, 2008

    I've replaced the bulb reset the little button and I still have the same problem any an all help would be appreciated.

  • ubbe Feb 08, 2009

    I have exactly the same problem. This happend after a short power breakdown. Now I can't start the projector even after changing the bulp.

  • Anonymous Feb 24, 2009

    No good for UK, IP block. Thanks North America.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

PLV-Z2000 Projector Your question about PLV-Z2000


what about the Projector Condition leds: POWER, WARNING and LAMP REPLACE? How are they lit? For good measure you should also clean the air filter (the projector might not be getting enough air to cool the lamp)

Jan 09, 2012 | Sanyo PLV-Z2000 Projector

1 Answer

PLV-Z5 Projector, The change lamp light was flashing and closing the machine down straight after opening the slide, I changed the globe and it still does the same, I can not set/reset globe replacement...


It will continue to do this until you reset the counter. I'm not familiar with Sanyo projectors, so I'm not sure of the steps to do this. Some projectors have a sequence of buttons you push to reset it, others stay on long enought for you to go through the menu and reset it. Sometimes the new lamp comes with those instructions. If you don't still have those papers, or the owner's manual, you can go on-line to contact the manufacturer and they can tell you how to do it.

Jan 13, 2011 | Sanyo PLV-Z5 LCD Projector

1 Answer

Sanyo PLV Z5 I changed bulb but it wont start up?


reset the lamp timer. if the fans won't start up either, you may have a power supply issue.

Dec 09, 2009 | Sanyo PLV-Z5 LCD Projector

2 Answers

Pulled the cord before cooling fan had finished


What is the status lights telling you? if you dont have manual consider http://www.projectorcentral.com/Sanyo-PLV-Z4.htm

Good luck

Jun 15, 2009 | Sanyo PLV-Z4 Multimedia Projectors

2 Answers

PLV-Z1 no longer powering up - Ready light is green and the Lamp light is red


I have a Sanyo XU35. Mine was starting up and showed a picture for about 15 - 30 seconds then shutting down. My lamp warning light was not coming on. When I put it in for repairs it turned out to be the lamp that needed replacing. The technician said it is not uncomman for the lamp to be gone and the lamp warning light not to come on. I got my lamp on e-bay from ping_ngo for a great price.

Aug 11, 2007 | Sanyo PLV Z1 Multimedia Projector

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sanyo PLV-Z5 LCD Projector Logo

2,288 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sanyo Multimedia Projectors Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

68427 Answers

Electro Med Services...
Electro Med Services...

Level 3 Expert

5653 Answers

Are you a Sanyo Multimedia Projector Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...