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STATUS LIGHT YELLOW, LAMP LIGHT GREEN: TV TURNS OFF.

I READ THE OWNER'S MANUAL AND WITH THE ABOVE STATUS IT SAYS ONLY THAT THE ROOM IS TOO HOT. WELL, THE ROOM IS THE BASEMENT AND IT IS QUIET COOL. WHEN THE TV IS FIRST TURNED ON, IT IMMEDIATELY GOES TO STATUS LIGHT YELLOW (SOLID) AND LAMP LIGHT (FLASHING GREEN) AND THE TV SAYS TO CHECK THE AIR FLOW. COINCIDENTALLY, THE FIRST TIME THIS OCCURED, I HAD JUST MOVE THE TV ABOUT 8 FEET TO A CORNER AND REPLACED THE SATELLITE CABLE THAT RUNS FROM THE WALL TO THE BOX.

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  • deroyal May 07, 2008

    The TV turns off, yellow light stays on, room is not hot. Where do I find the air flow filter?

  • iceman99 Jun 05, 2008

    Mitsubishi DLP HDTV (WD-57731) shuts off. A measage reads " TV will shut down in a few seconds"? A message on the TV reads " TV will shut down in a few seconds, be sure air flow is not blocked". Which it is not. The status lights is solid yellow - that is not in the owners guide. TV is 1 year old.
    I have the identical problem. What was the solution? Repair man insist that I need to replace my lamp at a cost of $250 plus labor $100 (includes house call.) I have my doubts that this is the problem.

  • crosscd Jun 16, 2008

    I'm having the same problem. TV states to check the air flow. I took the back off and used a vacuume and it worked for about a week. I got the message back and this time I blew the unit out with an air hose then sucked out any additional dust. The problem was not fixed. Where is the filter? I don't see that I have one. Also, the fan is running when the tv is turned on and continues to run few about a minute after shut down. Any solutions yet?

  • guitarfarmer Sep 13, 2008

    STATUS LIGHT YELLOW, LAMP LIGHT GREEN: TV TURNS OFF. Indicate check airflow

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Actually, I think I found the problem. I took the light out and cleaned the filter (screen) on the light cartridge. I turned the tv back on and it still gave me the message. As the tv was still on, I tapped on the fan that sends air directly to the light cartridge and the message went away. About 2 days later, I got the message back but went I shook the tv and tapped it on the stand a few times, it worked. I think that particular fan is going out and seems to be a problem with other tv's as well. Any ideas where I can buy a fan? Hope this helps you all out.

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Have you checked the air filter located on the side of the unit? Also can you hear the fan start as soon as you plug the set in?

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Mine is doing the same thing i put 2 fans on the back for 1 day it is 74 deg in room and the yellow light is still on

Posted on Jun 24, 2008

  • ptowncarson Jun 24, 2008

    in is not the lamp note that the status light is on and it says its to hot in room

  • ptowncarson Jun 24, 2008

    need to pick up a small fan to add to tv from the front add fan on the left side next to the vent i tried this and work watching tv right now dont use a box fan to point at the tv you need to move the air though the inside back of tv

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