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Mitsubishi Light Engine

I have a 62" Mitsubishi DLP (62535) tv. It recently began having vertical lines the entire length of the screen about 1.5" apart, with the exception of the last 6". I had a service guy come out at $180.00 and he told me it was the light engine. He told me he would call me with an estimate. When he called back he said it was $1092 if i brought it in and $1925 if they came and picked it up.

If found a light engine online and for $359.95 and am wondering how difficult it is to install. I am mechanically incline, but have very little experience with electronics. It there any luck that this is a simple plug and screw in or is there several things that require soldering???

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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I have the complete step by step instructions on a pdf file for replacing the light engine on the WD62525 (V26 chassis). Everything plugs in easily....If you want the file let me know where to send it.

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