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Zenith Lamp Light on

I replaced the lamp light about 7-8 months ago, but just recently the red lamp light went on -- but the picture is fine and the TV is operational. Why? Is this a warning the lamp is about to burn out?

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When the lamp is replaced the lamp timer must be reset. The timer is set for just so many hours and then the warning lamp is illuminated. The only way to reset the lamp that I am aware of is with a zenith programmer remote. Perhaps you can find a local lg/zen service center to allow you to use a programmer and instruct you on resetting the timer.

Posted on Feb 10, 2008

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If you replace the DLP lamp out of your Zenith or LG, you will need to reset the
counter…Otherwise you may get an annoying reminder every few days if you’re
surpassed the predetermined hour mark.


Ensure the TV is powered on.

Press and hold the MENU button on the TV



Press and hold the MENU button on your REMOTE
(hold both these until the service menu pops up 5-10 secs max.)



Let go of the REMOTE button first, then release the button on the TV



Press and hold the ENTER (or OK) button on the TV



Press and hold the MUTE button on the REMOTE
(hold both until the LAMP LIFE HOURS appears on the screen)



Let go of the REMOTE button first, then release the button on the TV
We suggest writing your lamp hours on a peice of masking tape and taping it to the back the TV for future reference



To reset the lamp counter, press SELECT (or the button in the middle of the direction arrove buttons). Hit SELECT a second time to confirm clearing the lamp counter


For certain models, you might have to tweak these steps slightly… offer your inputs!

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sir,,,maybe,,,,,but you said your tv is ok soo i think its just alright,,,thnkss

Posted on Jan 29, 2008

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sir,,,maybe,,,,,but you said your tv is ok soo i think its just alright,,,thnkss

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