Question about Sony (XL-2400) Projector Lamp for KDF-E42A10, KDF-E50A10

3 Answers

I have a Sony KDF-E50A10 LCD Projection TV, my TV going on and off every 30 to 40 second, I can hear the fan still running....green led flasing in front of the tv while the picture and sound goes off, this is the Power/Stand by led. I followed instruction from Sony.com and was advised to unplug for 30 second and try again. This did not resolved my issue! If the lamp going on and off for 30 seconds, that telling me the problem is not the lamp of course! Is there any type of reset?

Posted by on

  • 2 more comments 
  • robgon52 Jan 25, 2009

    TV is about 2 half years old...So you recommend replacing the lamp even though on the front of the TV doesn't have a red led telling us to replace the lamp?

  • Anonymous Feb 27, 2009

    I have the same problem - try replacing the ballast! Not the DLP Lamp, we have replaced ours already! The repairman has now ordered a ballast. In the meantime, we have delegated the Sony to a great place in the basement and purchased a 46" Sharp Aquos LCD - heck, what a difference and guess what - much more "user friendly". Sony is a bad word in our house!

  • necarrothers Apr 29, 2009

    Same problem as described.

    Not sure what the resoltuion is lamp or ballast?

    Thanks

  • Shahid Electronics
    Shahid Electronics May 11, 2010

    When Lamp got weak TV got that symptom.
    Lamp light will glow when Lamp got dead but now its weak.
    Buy Sony original Lamp and replace it. By the way, how old is this TV?



×

3 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Make sure the safety door is in place and properly locked. We didn't have ours in correctly and kept getting the 3 blinking lights. After we resecured it - it worked.

Posted on Feb 03, 2010

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Whats the part number on the ballast?

Posted on Jul 09, 2009

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 10,594 Answers

I'm practical TV tech and fixed these TVs.
Symptoms shows weak lamp and TV requires new lamp.

Posted on Jan 25, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Blinking green light


Try unplugging the unit for 10-15 minutes, if not TV need upgrade call authorized Sony service to do that ,don't waist money for new lamp,won't cure problem

Aug 08, 2011 | Sony (XL-2400) Projector Lamp for...

1 Answer

Hi, Our Sony Bravia TV model number KDF E50A11E is not working. There is a red blinking light flashes three times and then goes green and then red blinking again after about 3 seconds. Is this a bulb...


On that particular model I believe there is both a lamp indicator light and then the power indicator light. If it is lamp related the lamp indicator light (LED that looks like a sun in a cup...) would be on.

If the power indicator light is flashing red to green, that is a self diagnostic code, and you will have to contact an authorized Sony repair fascility for them to translate the problem. The error codes are not listed in the user manual, since most are not user serviceable.

Mar 01, 2011 | Sony (XL-2400) Projector Lamp for...

2 Answers

My sony kdf-e42a10 lcd projection tv has good sound but for some reason the picture has gotten real dark, you can still see it barely, what could be causing this


Cause of darker picture is lamp that has reached at end of its working life span and need to be replaced for brighter picture in tv.
Replace lamp in tv to get problem solved.
Thanks.

Jul 24, 2010 | Sony (XL-2400) Projector Lamp for...

1 Answer

(XL-2400) Projector Lamp for KDF-E42A10, KDF-E50A10: I have a KDF-E50A10. 4 years old. Lamp went out af...


This is by far the best xl2400 site ive come across so far. Has all the details as well as replacement guide and a direct link to amazon.com for purchasing...definitely check it out if you have any questions or concerns.

May 18, 2010 | Sony (XL-2400) Projector Lamp for...

1 Answer

I have a Sony WEGA backlit LCD 42 with a blue spot.


sony canada is replacing the color block on all of the 2006 2007 model year of the Grand wega

Oct 16, 2009 | Sony (XL-2400) Projector Lamp for...

1 Answer

Sony kdfe50a10 blinking green light


did you find out the answer to this problem as we have the exact same issue? thanks

Sep 22, 2009 | Sony (XL-2400) Projector Lamp for...

1 Answer

Sony KDF-E50A10


If the lamp is new it could be the ballast the one is supply high voltage for the lamp you can order that ballast from Sony
Check the lamp if is not damage any where
Cheers

Dec 11, 2008 | Sony (XL-2400) Projector Lamp for...

2 Answers

Sony KDF-E50A10


You may want to have the optical block checked out. Usually when you see spots or blotches of color it's due to a malfunction of the Opt. Block assembly.

Feb 22, 2008 | Sony (XL-2400) Projector Lamp for...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony (XL-2400) Projector Lamp for KDF-E42A10, KDF-E50A10 Logo

1,297 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Projector Accessories Experts

toddthompson

Level 1 Expert

5 Answers

Ron Dufek
Ron Dufek

Level 3 Expert

398 Answers

color wheel light...
color wheel light...

Level 2 Expert

137 Answers

Are you a Sony Projector Accessory Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...