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Power problems Hello Marrie, Thank your for posting to my problem. I am need a little more help to make sure I am looking at the right thing. Is it kind of round, kind of flat, and dark gray with 75amp/250 volts on it? I just want to make sure I going to replace the right part. Thanks alot for helping, John Jones

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  • John Jones May 26, 2008

    Does a "lifted bracket" mean that it is socketed and all I have to do is pull it out? Thanks again for you help

  • Damon Gray
    Damon Gray May 11, 2010

    I just found this site. LOVE IT!!

    I have this same Optoma 716. Upon replacing the power cord, following bulb replacement, through the vent slots I noticed a red glow, for about 1 second which then disappeared. I would have sworn in court that it was a red LED. Not so much. Projector won't power it up, so I thought perhaps I'd observed a fuse blowing. Tore the projector apart, and saw nothing. No fuse, no burns, nothing.

    I'm wondering if someone would be so kind as to post a photo of this fuse. I'm going to rip the projector apart again later today to see if I can find it based on what I've read here.


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Hi John

That's the one ! The two ends of the fuse will sit in a "lifted bracket" touching only the two ends.

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