Question about Eiki LC-X50M Projector

1 Answer

Overheating when I know it has not been on.

This has been a great projector until after the warranty ran out. I have to leave it unplugged at least an hour before I need to use it. Any time less than that it will act like it is going to start up but cuts off and gives a flashing warning temp light. Filters are clean and I even have an external fan blowing on it to keep it cool. Does it sound like a thermostat problem?


Jason

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Cheetah:

    An expert who has answered 20 or more questions within one hour.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 84 Answers

One of the internal fans might be broken, if even one of them stops, this problem will occure!
there are 6 fans in this projector.
check also if the metal handle is folded towards the lamp housing, if not it can stop the large exhaust fan
mounted on the lamp door on the rear side of the Pj.

Posted on Sep 25, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My Benq projector turn on but after 20-25 seconds it turn off completely an never go on again???


Not an expert but I think it may be overheating. Is it sitting in a clear area? Can you feel air coming from the case? If not it needs a new fan.

May 21, 2014 | BenQ MS500 Projector

1 Answer

New bulb, fan working, after 10 mins of operation get posterized image; suspect overheating; dust has been cleaned out; has not been taken apart


Hi!
Is the projector placed in a box or an area where it could generate overheating? Is this projector still within warranty?
Please feel free to update me. Cheers!

Feb 04, 2011 | Optoma TX1080 Projector

2 Answers

I have a nitro 1200 watt amp that was working great until it a red light that read " protection mode" turned on


Disconnect all speaker connections and rca cables. Leave power, ground and remote wires intact. Try turning on again. If you still have a protection light your amp is faulty. Hopefully you have warranty
Definitely is worth .A thumbs up would be greatly appreciated if this answer is helpful to you. nitro-1200-watt-amp-working-lv2kkrmxrai4iihdvw4m3np2-1-0.jpg

Aug 25, 2010 | Nitro BMW-482 Car Audio Amplifier

2 Answers

The lamp on my Infocus Screenplay 7210 shuts down


the projector thinks it is overheating. you may need to replace the temp sensor. it located near the lamp plug. also make sure the fans are both moving.

Jan 24, 2010 | InFocus ScreenPlay 7210 Multimedia...

1 Answer

Projector turns on for about 30 seconds then shuts down. the fan kicks up high, and led light flashes yellow for about 4 min until the fan shuts off. does not feel hot so overheating does not seem to be...


if the lamp lights and then shuts down, replace the lamp. it's at the end of it's life. to rule out overheating, blow the projector out with canned air. dust retains the heat that the projector is trying to expell. also see if all of the fans are working. if you do get an image for a short time, try to get into the menu to reset the settings to factory default. lastly, if all else fails, you have a ballast issue. unfortunately, infocus no longer sells parts for this model.

Nov 28, 2009 | InFocus LP 630 Multimedia Projector

2 Answers

Our Eiki LC-986 projector has worked flawlessly for at least 3 years. Last week, the projector shut itself down after approximately 30 minutes of use. This happened at least 5 times, so we replaced the...


It sounds like it is overheating. Are the fans all working? If so, try opening the casing and blowing all the dust out with a can of air from Staples/Office Depot. If the fans aren't working you may need to replace them.

Jun 15, 2009 | Eiki LC X986 Multimedia Projector

2 Answers

My Acer PH530 overheats and shuts down after 15 minutes.


Mine does the same. When it was still under warranty I kept sending it in to get it fixed, but Acer never fixed the problem (rather they caused more problems). I sent it in for repairs 4 or 5 times, but eventually the warranty expired (after they told me they would extend it from the dates of the repairs). I haven't found a solution. If you do please let me know. Anyway, I don't recommend this projector to anyone else. AND, I certainly don't recommend Acer's customer service. Their warranty is worthless.

May 08, 2009 | Acer PH530 DLP Projector

3 Answers

HOW TO RESET LAMP HOURS AND THE PROJECTOR WONT FIRE UP,STAND BYE LIGHT IS ON.sHOULD i LEAVE THE UNIT OFF FOR A WHILE THEN TRY AGAIN.I HAVE JUST REPLACED THE BULB AND I THINK WHEN IT KNOWS THERE IS A NEW...


From the booklet that comes with the replacement lamp:

1 While holding down the "MENU" and "ON/STANDBY" buttons simultaneously.

2. Insert the power cord

Not great English, but I tried this yesterday and it works.

Jul 12, 2008 | Toshiba TDP-S8 Multimedia Projector

2 Answers

Overheating


i had this problem and the temperature sensor had to be changed....fine after that.....not cheap out of warranty i suspect.

May 22, 2008 | Optoma H30 Multimedia Projector

Not finding what you are looking for?
Eiki LC-X50M Projector Logo

192 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Eiki Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

Jaime Hernandez

Level 3 Expert

2312 Answers

matt
matt

Level 3 Expert

713 Answers

Jerry Kramer
Jerry Kramer

Level 3 Expert

3904 Answers

Are you an Eiki Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...