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Samsung DLP HLS5086W - spider crack

There is a spider crack on outer screen of this dlp tv, but there is nothing wrong with the picture. i've been told that there are two screens that make up a dlp. What do i have to replace to fix this problem and can i do it myself? thanks for your help!

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Re: Samsung DLP HLS5086W - spider crack

You will need to get the screen from here: You should also get the service manual for this TV set, as that will show you how to disassemble the TV set. Good Luck

Posted on Jul 05, 2007

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The outer screen is called a Lenticular screen, it may come as a set with the Fresnel (the inner, and the way I would actually go) the screen is very hard to replace usually on a DLP as they have a somewhat sealed upper side and alot of screws.

Posted on Jul 06, 2007

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