Question about Sony KP-57WS510 57" Rear Projection HDTV

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Sony rear projection TV

Unless I'm going crazy, (a possibility) I've noticed that my picture is significantly dimmer.

I've tried changing the "pic mode" and it still seems not quite as bright.

I was wondering if there is a way to check it for sure, or to reset it somehow.

Thanks!

Larry Statkus
larrystatkus@yahoo.com

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    Larry, I don't think you're going crazy. If you are you're in good company. I have noticed that my Sony (I don't know the model #, but it's a 60 inch rear projection HDTV) has been quite a bit dimmer. I tried to adjust the brightness, but it was already maxed out. I hope someone answers your question soon, because I'm hoping there is an easy solution (there never is) to fix this problem. I love my TV.

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No more than likely your lamps are just dirty. take the back of and wipe them clean with a clean clothe. THen if the problem persists you are looking at a lamp issue. but try and clean first.( I had the same problem.)

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If your tv uses a lamp then change the lamp

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