Question about Samsung HLR5667W 56" Rear Projection HDTV

1 Answer

Left corner of the screen is dimmed out like bulb not aimed right

Picture is clear on the screen except for 2 inches vertically starting on the left side of the screen, it appears greyed out or darker with the picture dimmed behind it.

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • drccampbell Feb 05, 2010

    Can an owner just buy and replace the light engine completely and not have a technician do it, or do I need to bite the bullet and pay a technician to fix it?

  • drccampbell Feb 05, 2010

    Need to ask another question.

  • drccampbell Feb 05, 2010

    Thanks, I appreciate your help!

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Samsung Master
  • 19,396 Answers

Hi.

Your TV works projecting the light from the internal lamp on the screen. Before reaching the screen , the light will pass through a 'pipe' whose internal surface is covered in rectangular mirrors, located all over the tunnel surface.

A quite common fault is caused by one of the mirror detaching from the internal surface of the light tunnel, and falling down or hanging in there. This will be seen on the display as a darker shade located near to one side of the screen.

The light tunnel is located in the light engine. To repair the problem the TV must be disassembled by a technician. Accessing and disassembling the light engine is not a repair that can be done by the owner.

Click here to view pictures of the light engine for this model. The tunnel is the optical device visible on the engine.

Posted on Feb 05, 2010

  • Ginko
    Ginko Feb 05, 2010

    Yes the owner can replace the whole light engine, but that would not be the wisest choice.




    The light engine is worth between $500 and $1000, and it is very sensitive and easy to damage. The best thing to do under normal conditions is replacing the light tunnel, a technician will ask about $ 120/$200 to do the job, plus part (about $50).

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

42 inch philips plasma HDTV vertical bar on screen


does the vertical lines appear like solid vertical bard infront of the pictire??

Jul 08, 2008 | Televison & Video

2 Answers

Thin red line across screen two inches for the top. Picture above line is good, picture below line has no color and double image.


Hello,

IF YOU HAVE A SOLID BLACK LINE RUNNING VERTICALLY THEN YOU HAVE A FAULTY MATRIX INVERTER. IF CENTRAL THE MAIN VERTICAL INVERTER NEEDS CHANGED. LEFT = LEFT VERTICAL INVERTER RIGHT=RIGHT.........

ANOTHER WAY TO GET THIS FAULT IS WORN OR DAMAGED RIBBON/PLASTIC GOING FROM THE SCREEN MATRIX TO THE INVERTER

Hope this will help out.....

May 12, 2011 | Vizio L32 32 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

How to adjust UK headlights in jeep grand cherokee 99-04? Can one adjust lences to meet european standards?


The adjustment screws/nuts should be located either on the top of the headlamp assembly, behind the headlamp assembly, or near the frame rail by the radiator support.

You will have vertical adjustment screws for each independent beam (separate highs and separate lows, but will be same screw if highs and lows are the same bulb). You may also have additional horizontal adjustment screws as well

Park your car on a level ground 30 feet from a wall and measure the height from the ground to the bulb and mark on a wall (do this for highs beams and low beams if the bulbs are separate, if highs and lows are the same bulb, only do it for the lows)

For Low Beams: If the headlights read VOR, then aim the brightest part or cutoff part just below the mark on the wall. If it says VOL or nothing, aim them 2 inches below the mark on the wall.

For High Beams (if separate from low beams): Aim the headlight directly at the line you marked on the wall.

The lenses themselves cannot be adjusted to conform between left hand and right hand drive. The reflector or projector of a left hand drive vehicle is designed to throw more light towards the right side of the vehicle and vice versa for right hand drive vehicles.

Sep 15, 2009 | 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

How to center a screen?


Horizontal centering is performed in the service menu. Beware! You can mess up a lot of stuff in this menu.

Aug 02, 2009 | Toshiba Televison & Video

2 Answers

How do you adjust the headlights on a 2006 dodge ram 2500 ?


The adjustment screws/nuts should be located either on the top of the headlamp assembly, behind the headlamp assembly, or near the frame rail by the radiator support.

You will have vertical adjustment screws for each independent beam (separate highs and separate lows, but will be same screw if highs and lows are the same bulb). You may also have additional horizontal adjustment screws as well

Park your car on a level ground 30 feet from a wall and measure the height from the ground to the bulb and mark on a wall (do this for highs beams and low beams if the bulbs are separate, if highs and lows are the same bulb, only do it for the lows)

For Low Beams: If the headlights read VOR, then aim the brightest part or cutoff part just below the mark on the wall. If it says VOL or nothing, aim them 2 inches below the mark on the wall.

For High Beams (if separate from low beams): Aim the headlight directly at the line you marked on the wall.

Jul 28, 2009 | Dodge Ram 2500 Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My 60" Phillips tv has a blurry picture at the bottom and the top


The convergence output IC's need to be changed. A very common problem with all projection tvs.

Jun 04, 2009 | Philips 60PP9352 60" Rear Projection...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Samsung HLR5667W 56" Rear Projection HDTV Logo

Related Topics:

48 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Samsung Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

73698 Answers

Henry  Thomas
Henry Thomas

Level 3 Expert

1074 Answers

Jerry Greenberg
Jerry Greenberg

Level 3 Expert

1667 Answers

Are you a Samsung Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...