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Akai 46in rear projection

The lamp light turned on and after a few days, the color faded and finally the screen just sent blank, i still have audio, just no picture. I've ordered a lamp from and can't even get a tracking number out of them a week and a half later, let alone an email back.
Is my lamp gone or is there a bigger problem?

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Projection TV makers charge an arm and a leg for their replacement lamps. They make it easy to do but as a result the custom lamp assy is expensive. The trick is to just buy the bulb for your model TV from any number of us aftermarket sources at a fraction of the lamp price and install it in the old lamp yourself. really easy.
Hope ya fix it!

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