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Loud noise when it is in DVD player, low brightness

After about 10 months, my beloved DV 10 has started acting up.

  1. The picture quality went down perceptibly one fine day. The picture looked smudgy. Even after increasing brightness, it still lacks the clarity and sharpness that existed prior.
  2. Then, a week later, the projector started making a loud whirring noise on start-up. This goes down in a few minutes, but comes back on when the source is switched to DVD mode and continues if a DVD is placed in the slot. Sounds like a problem in the DVD mechanism, yeah?
Anyways, all help will be appreciated.

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Re: Loud noise when it is in DVD player, low brightness

I had a similar sounding problem. When I opened it up I found that the segmented color wheel was missing the clear segment of glass. I have not been successful finding parts for it.

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