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Infocus IN72 powers up but no image, replaced the bulb but still no image...

My IN72 is about a year and a half old so it's out of warenty. It powers on but no image is displayed. The projector bulb never fires and I don't see any light in the lens. I can hear the projector trying to fire the bulb but it tries 5 times and it shuts down. The led code indicates bad bulb so I bought a new bulb and replace it but it is still acting the same. HELP!

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  • HwyStar Apr 10, 2008

    Hi Marrie, thanks for the reply. I'm a little embarrassed to admit, but it was the lamp. When I put the lamp in, I didn't close the lamp cover back up before I powered the system back up. I didn't realize that there is a micro switch the protects the lamp from comming on when the cover is off. I replaced the lamp and closed every thing back up and it took off running!



    My original lamp only had 876 hours on it. Infocus advertises the lamp life to be 3000. I'm not happy about my lamp going out so fast. I'm going to e-mail Infocus and complain although I'm sure they won't go anything about it.



    Thanks!

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Hi there

This is most probably a Ballast ( lamp's powersupply ) problem.

Make 100% sure that this unit is out of warranty because InFocus Projectors come out standard with a 2 year warranty.

Posted on Apr 10, 2008

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