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I have taken the back off of my Samsung50" 720p. i have heard a loud buzzing sound behind the tv for a while. I pulleed off the backing to see if I would find where the noise was coming from... Well i found one plastic fan on the back of the buld. once the tv is barely turned on i have no noise... "the noise would be like a football card in the spoke. The only time i hear this is when the lamp comes on it starts making that buzzing sound. I can stop the plastic fan and again nothing. i have a fairlry good grasp on how to replace the bulb.. I really just wanted to ask if this may be the next decision.. Or if someone else had another i idea? please help me with this my wife will kill me if she doesn't get some sleep .ohhh yeah my DLP is only 4yrs old... please call tom 817-691-2380 or

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A friend of mine does warranty work for samsung ,name is chip call him if you need too! 256-778-0300, most of the time when lamp needs replacing set will not play,the fan behind lamp is there to keep lamp cool when playing ,DO NOT touch lamp if you do this will leave fringer print and lamp will burn your inprint on it when hot!!! then you will have to replace lamp ,they are not cheap.replacing lamp is fairly easy, besides i really dont think lamp is your problem,most likely it would be fan making noise.

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