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Premature lamp replacement message


I am getting a "change lamp" message with only 375 lamp hours used. The message appears and dissappears intermittently.
The beamer is mounted to the ceiling and is always allowed to completely cool off. Picture quality is still excellent. I am not using the high power setting.

I have removed the lamp and cleaned the connection. But this has not solved the problem. I have reset the beamer back to the factory setting which also did not solve the problem.

Is there any advice you can give me?

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  • Anonymous Apr 27, 2008

    Hi, I just recently purchased a Sp 7205, and I get a Replace Lamp massage with 151 Lamp Hours.. I tried the reset option and everything, but the massage would just appear again...



  • giles466 Jan 03, 2009

    I have a SP 7205 projector and I have just got the Replace Lamp message after 680 lamp hours. I tried the resetting the lamp hours but to no avail. Projector brightness is still excellent.

    I am going to try to do a firmware upgrade (mine is currently at 1.8, the latest is 2.4), and also take the lamp out and put the same one back in again.

    If anyone has any solution though please let me know.



  • Thomas Ljunggren
    Thomas Ljunggren Oct 01, 2013

    I do have the same error, anyone any ide? i guess heat problems, fans to slow,

  • Thomas Ljunggren
    Thomas Ljunggren Oct 01, 2013

    I have the same error, tried with 2 lamps. Anyone any ide how to fix?



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You need to reset it in the menu options.

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