Question about Samsung HLP4663W 46" Rear Projection HDTV
Loud noises from TV for last couple of months. When it first was turned on it was really loud but as it warmed up the noise stopped. They a month ago the buzzing noise continued the whole time the TV was on. When turning TV off the noise would take 10 seconds to stop.
Is this the Color Wheel or Lamp? If the color wheel goes out does it tell the TV not to turn on at all?
Assuming the noise is a high-pitched whine, then yes, it is the color wheel. If the color wheel goes out, the TV will turn on for a while, then turn off when it can't establish color wheel sync. The color wheel has to be in sync with the mirrors on the DLP, so if sync can't be established, the TV turns off.
You can order a new color wheel from Sears or partstore.com (among other places) and replace it yourself, if you are so inclined.
Posted on Jan 24, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that 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.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Aug 26, 2011 | Samsung HL-R4266W 42" HDTV-Ready...
Dec 30, 2010 | Samsung HL-R4266W 42" HDTV-Ready...
Jul 14, 2010 | Samsung DLP HL-P5663W 56" TV
Jul 15, 2009 | Samsung HL-S5087W DLP TV
Jul 06, 2009 | Samsung HL-R4264W 42" DLP HDTV
Feb 03, 2009 | Samsung HL-R4266W 42" HDTV-Ready...
506 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!