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I have a RCA HDLP61W151 TV. I am trying to determine where the loud "Fan noise is comoing from. The noise continues after the TV is turned off for about 45 seconds or so. Does noise after the TV is turned off mean it is a bad fan? Or does the color wheel also run for a short time after the TV is turned off. Is there a way to determine if it is the fan vs. the color wheel? Mike

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THE FAN HAS TO RUN UNTIL THE LAMP HAS COOLED OFF THIS IS NORMAL

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