PB6110 Powers down after 30s, splash screen appears, red temp lig
PB6110 starts booting, (fan goes on flashing power light) then splash screen appears, (lamp has only 184 hours) and then displays input (I'm running a DVD) player, then the red tempurature light goes (while the lamp remains green) and then the whole thing shuts doewn (power led is yellow) fan shuts off.
What gives? Is it a faulty temperature sensor... BENQ was less than helpful..
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If this were a backlight problem, you probably wouldn't be able to see the Toshiba Splash Screen. Do you see a little dash at the top of the screen? It sounds like your hard drive has lost its MBR (master boot record) or completely failed. The MBR tells the system where to find the operating system on the drive. Try finding a Windows OS install or upgrade disc or your Recovery disc. (For a Windows CD, you'll want to match your current OS.) Alternatively, find a LiveCD of a drive partitioning program (with a repair MBR feature). I've used the True Image and Paragon Partition Manager.
Try to boot from the optical drive. (You may need to access the BIOS to change the boot disc; press F2 after powering up the computer. If you get to the blank screen, then shut down and retry. It takes me several attempts to get into the BIOS.) If you can get the boot CD to work, try to repair the computer. Let me know if you need the details. It will depend on if you are using Windows media or a Partition repair Live CD. You can also try to restore from your backup. (I hope you back up regularly.)
Projectors shut off when they overheat. They overheat when air does not move through the projector cooling it. This happens when the fans are not working or air filters/vents are not working.
Check to see whether the fans are working. If they are working, open the cover and see whether air filters/vents are covered with dust. If so clean them.
Well, it sounds like you have a hardware problem. Start by removing the Ram and hard Drive from the machine and insert a boot disk. If your not getting the Tecra Splash screen when you press the power button, the screen that appears before the windows boot screen, you may have a bad Monitor or Burned background lamp or faulty BIOS install or upgrade. Any of which will give you this problem.
The motherboard controls the fan speed - and laptops often turn it off entirely when it is not needed. This sounds like a motherboard issue where an internal trace is broken and sometimes it makes contact, other times not. There's probably nothing you can do except replace the motherboard.
This would appear to be a bulb that has reached end of life -- or the projector thinks that it is because of hours. Usually most bulbs are 1000 or 2000 hours. Depending on your projector there are different ways of checking bulb life hours -- if you Google your projector model number and "bulb life" you will usually get a post on how to check these hours. Also, if it is a new bulb and you haven't reset the hours counter, it may need to be reset (however you also don't want to wait too long before changing a bulb that has reached EOL since they can and do explode sometimes taking out the projector with it).