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BUZZING SOUND / POSSIBLE FAN?

FOUND PART #'S FOR FANS HOW DO I KNOW WICH FAN IS MAKING THE NOISE WITHOUT TAKING OFF BACK OF TV???

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Well you need to take apart the TV to find out, also the color wheel can make a similar noise.

Posted on Jan 02, 2009

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    Ginko Jan 02, 2009

    To start , not only fans can make noise, however , if you are sere that you are hearing a fan like noise of bearing rotatings, the culprit are always one of the cooling fans bearing, or the color wheel.

    The only way to find out is by taking apart the TV, sometimes just opening the back is not even enough.

    The job should be done by a technician and not by the home user.


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    Ginko Jan 02, 2009

    If the Tv is less than 4 years old, it may be worth calloing Samsung at 800-SAMSUNG , and asking a warranty extention, they start at $85 and will cover the technician visit.

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