Question about Philips 55PL9223 55" Rear Projection HDTV-Ready Television

2 Answers

Flashing red light and shutting itself off

Philips 55PL9223/17 55inch Lcos rear projection. Only 2 years old, but out of warranty. When I turn on the tv, the amber light on the front glows, until it warms up (about 30 sec.) then turns green when it turns on. The front panel light will then start flashing red, and the tv will shut itself down. (protection mode?) I sometimes can unplug the tv, and let it reset itself, and then it will start all over again. Sometimes it will work for a day or so, and sometimes it will only last for a few minutes. I cleaned the filters on the bottom, but it did not help. It did not come with a stand, but sits on a flat wood stand, so I don't think I am blocking the two air vents. And I have it far from the wall so that would not be a problem. Since it is out of warranty, and there is not a Philips authorized repair center within a hundred miles of me, I am starting to wonder if I should just junk it and buy a new one. (Not a Philips model this time.) Any help would be appreciated. thanks

Posted by on

  • tsototh Nov 04, 2007

    I've got the same problem... What did you end up doing?

×

Ad

2 Answers

Actually, I was able to fix mine! It turned out it was some dust inside the TV. I just had to vacuum it out. There wasn't hardly any visible dust in there, but I decided to try as a last ditch effort. Did it about a month ago and haven't had any problems since... Just take out the 15 or so screws for the lower cover part on the back of the TV and vacuum it out carefully...

Posted on Dec 25, 2007

Ad

Try to elevate the projection tv about an inch...

it well most likely work...

it's a ventilation problem.


Posted on Dec 25, 2007

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Power light glows orange for a minute then shuts down without ever having a picture or sound. I have replaced the lamp and clean the filters. This is a Philips Cineos Lcos 62 inch.


Watch at turn on to see if lamp fires up for even a second or two--if not either a ballast or the control that turns it on has detected another issue and is not allowing the lamp to come on.

Jun 07, 2012 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Have an older model philips(1995)rear projection.the power light comes on green,i hear sound from the speakers,but the screen does absolutely nothing.i took the cover off and can see the lamps...


Ur tv projection lamp,when was the last time you replaced the projection lamp?Tv projection lamp was replaced last 1 1/2 or 2 years ago.The tv been on and used 4 or 5 hours a day.The tv projection lamp life it over.Require a new projection lamp.

Aug 18, 2010 | Philips Magnavox 9P6034C 60" Rear...

1 Answer

Philips rear projection tv 7 years old 55PP9352..


when yellow led....push the "P-" button about 5 times then push the left hand square button (looks like square with arrow pointing right) several times until it cycles to the input device.... order is ext1, ext2, ext3, front input, TV....


Nov 04, 2009 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Phillips 55pl9524/37


Hi

this amber color means defective power oscillations Circuit! need to diagnose at the regulated power supply. and or at the HOT area.,

Thanks!

Dec 27, 2008 | Philips 55PL9524 55" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Tv wont turn on


your tv is in shutdown mode replacing the power suply module may corect this problem

Oct 16, 2008 | Philips Magnavox 51MP392H Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Tv wont power up makes a noise but no picture


Replace your STKS big black ics 392-020 go to 040s if 119s 150s go to 180s.

Oct 13, 2008 | Philips Magnavox 51MP392H Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Optical unit


I have the 52G786. These JVC HIDLA (LCoS) rear projection TV's are very trouble prone. Mine was in the shop 3 times in the first year. Now at three years old, the screen is getting dim then bright and flickering back and forth, but it's not the bulb.

You can now get a 50" 720p plasma for just under $1000, so that's the direction I am going. Fixing it is just asking to throw money out the door because it is likely to break again.

Sep 18, 2008 | JVC HD-52G786 52" Rear Projection HDTV

1 Answer

Bulb for Philips LCOS


$130 is a relative bargain - usually $450-$750 range - almost the entire cost of a projection TV is the bulb

May 25, 2008 | Philips 55P8341 55" Rear Projection...

2 Answers

Lamp will not light


At first i was thinking the ballast had gone bad but after reading a few other post i think it would be best to call pannasonic..
others forums read:
ballast had gone bad. Panasonic no longer makes these ballasts so mine needed to be rebuilt at the tune of $400.00.

With the ballast in place still nothing so now they claim that they need to order a "kit" from Panasonic which basically is all the components of my tv.

Jan 28, 2008 | Panasonic PT-40LC12 40" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

TV turns off


It sounds like you might either have a bad power cord or you might have an over heating issue. Some times the TV will automatically shut off if it senses a fan issue or it starts to overheat. What technology is your set? DLP, LCOS, DILA...? If its under warranty I'd suggest to get someone out asap to take a look at it.

Sep 13, 2007 | Hitachi 57SWX20B 57" Rear Projection...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Philips 55PL9223 55" Rear Projection HDTV-Ready Television Logo

324 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Philips Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

76016 Answers

matt martin
matt martin

Level 3 Expert

1255 Answers

Steve Allison
Steve Allison

Level 3 Expert

5569 Answers

Are you a Philips Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...