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Samsung DLP TV- colors seem to mess up -Faces have green streaks

Our 2 year old Samsung HL-R4266W works fine for couple hours then does really wierd color shading. At first we have some green shading on the skin tones, then maybe bright gold or yellow coloring of whole picture. It does it playing DVD also. We can turn it off for 5-10 minutes and it will usally be OK for  a little while.


Whats the matter with it?

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  • JIMMY G Oct 23, 2007

    Is it something I could change out myself like I see guys do thier lamps?



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Sounds like you are haveing an issue with th color wheel timing. either the color wheel is bad or the dmd board is bad.only way to know is to have a technician look at it.

Posted on Oct 23, 2007

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    Troy Shull Oct 23, 2007

    i wouldnt recamend replacing these parts yourself. these parts are baried as far as they can be inside the tv.



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