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Burning Smell I switched on my LG LP XG2 Multimedia projector afgter a period of about three weeks. It made an electrical arking sound followed by a burning smell. Did not and does not come on. The lamp appears ok.

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Re: Burning Smell

Your projector must be inspected by qualified service technician to fix the real problem because electrical arcing maybe differnt things.

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You won´t find a solution in the manual. You may ask LG for technical support. Bj?rn

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