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In a sony wega kdf-50we655 television, what are the three pieces of tinted glass called inside the optical block right before the lcd's and prism? the one right before the blue lcd is degraded and i need a replacement but i can't find a part number anywhere and i would like to not buy an entire optical block for just one small thing.

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It's the optical unit, the lenses block. To my knowledge the part number is  #A1084668A 
But your problem appears to be caused by this
http://www.agoraquest.com/viewtopic.php?topic=36634&forum=34

Posted on Jul 29, 2010

  • starfawkes Jul 30, 2010

    http://yfrog.com/n1imag0115j
    these are what i am talking about, the one on the right is normal and the one on the left is degraded. i need to find a part number for these so i dont have to buy the entire optical block.

  • Azrael SRL Jul 30, 2010

    These are the filters. And no, they are not sold separately. But problems with the optical block (and the blue filter in particular) are well known and widespread, and unfortunately not covered by the manufacturers warranty.



    http://sites.google.com/site/sonylcdrptv...
    Since the cost to replace the optical block is approximately $1,200 i think it's time to get a new tv - this one is finished.

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My sony grand wega 50" screen has started to go green, no adjustments are working. The bulb is new since may. any suggestions.


Hello. Sorry for bringing bad news but your optics block is getting bad. It is very common issue with Sony LCD projection TV and even recall was issued. You can call Sony Customer Service to figure out if your model still covered by Sony warranty. It is very expensive repair, major optical assembly in your TV have to be replaced and total cost is not less than $600.
If you not covered by warranty anymore - there are not many options but to look for new TV.
Green tint on your screen will get progressively worse.
There is nothing you can do by yourself, unfortunately.
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Blue blotches spreading over the screen are failure of the optical block

contact Sony to see if you are eligable for a free repair.

Sony will cover the cost of the optical block repair (parts and labor) at no charge through December 31, 2008 for 2004 Model Year Grand WEGA™ Televisions with the blue spot problem.

Models: KDF-42WE655, KDF-50WE655, KDF-55WF655, KDF-60WF655, KDF-55XS955, KDF-60XS955, KF-42WE620, and KF-50WE620

http://esupport.sony.com/US/perl/news-item.pl?news_id=
Read more: Help from Sony for LCD rear projection with blue spots - Home Theater Forum - Home Theater Systems - HomeTheaterShack.com http://www.hometheatershack.com/forums/sony/5351-help-sony-lcd-rear-projection-blue-spots.html#ixzz0gm8a3718

Don't bedeterred by the dating of this announcement, it is a manufacturing fault and they have been pr5etty good to a lot of people with the same problem.

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Is your TV LCD or DLP? Encompass Parts shows your model to have Lamp with part number for lamp as A-1606-034-B which then means DLP ,which then it means you may have your light engine going bad which is called optics unit Block part number is
A-1084-660-A They do have them in stock Call 1-800-638-3328 or visit their website www.Encompass Parts.

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The optical block is defective. Sony sometimes warranties these even after the 1yr warranty has expired. Contact Sony support and have you full model and serial number handy.

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The LCD green or blue inside the optical block is defective now. the optical block is the core of the tv (is the projector inside the unit "expensive"). make sure calling to Sony company and try to see in your particular serial # is covered under an extended warranty for this particular set. or at least ask them where you can get a good autorized workshop close to your area.

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Did you replace your lamp with a generic lamp? Many generic lamps do not produce as much light as OEM lamps do. Also, you may have a separate issue causing the picture to appear less clear than before. Check my solutions to other Sony LCD owners who have had problems with their optical blocks( light engines)

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http://esupport.sony.com/perl/news-item.pl?news_id=206&mdl=KDF42WE655
Models: KDF-42WE655, KDF-50WE655, KDF-55WF655, KDF-60WF655, KDF-55XS955, KDF-60XS955, KF-42WE620, and KF-50WE620
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http://splinke.googlepages.com/sonyrearprojectionlcdtv-opticalblock

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http://esupport.sony.com/perl/news-item.pl?news_id=206&mdl=KDF42WE655
Models: KDF-42WE655, KDF-50WE655, KDF-55WF655, KDF-60WF655, KDF-55XS955, KDF-60XS955, KF-42WE620, and KF-50WE620
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http://esupport.sony.com/perl/news-item.pl?news_id=206&mdl=KDF42WE655
Models: KDF-42WE655, KDF-50WE655, KDF-55WF655, KDF-60WF655, KDF-55XS955, KDF-60XS955, KF-42WE620, and KF-50WE620
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There are three fans: 1)Cooling fan(on the optical block)part# 1-787-057-11 2)Ballast fan part# 1-787-081-11 3)Upper optics fan part# 1-787-460-11 Also make sure you don't have a noisey iris motor in the optical block (verify by adjusting the iris settings in the menu and see if the noise level changes)

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