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Kdf 60wf 655 soney replacement lamp

How hard is to replace this lamp and were is it located in the tv, Im pretty mechanicly inclined but dont want to screw anything up in the tv

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SOURCE: have a KDF 60Wf 655 will not turn on.

Wether it looks blown or not replace it and dont put oil from your fingers on the bulb. Also clean the cooling fans for the bulb and projector (which may mean taking the back off and taking apart projector). Dirt in the projector fans can cause a fault not allowing for the unit to turn on. All the cooling work ins conjunction with a good bulb.

Posted on Apr 24, 2010

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SOURCE: I have a soney kdf-50e2000. The lamp went out a

Sony should have told you this is a common problem. If you remove the door and hold it edgewise look to see if it is warped even a little.

You will notice a small plastic peg on the back of the door, if you look closely you will see a small opening with a lever(usually blue in color) and this is a safety switch which prevents the set from being operated with the door removed.

What happens is the door gets warped just enough so the peg does not engage the lever switch.

If you want to confirm this, what I do is use a Q tip or something NOT METAL and wedge it in so the lever is ENGAGED.

If set now comes on with lever engaged, you need replace only the door, some advice here?

Do not operate the set for prolonged time with the door off and the lever engaged, and do not LOOK at the light from the lamp which can damage your eyes, Do not with door off replace front grill as the heat from the lamp can then warp it.

Ebay sells OEM replacement doors for about 20 dollars including shipping, MY MONEY IS THE DOOR IS WARPED, it does not take much for it not to engage the lever.

Please if have any questions or engage of the lever brings the set back online let me know, I am here to help.


REGARDS, SD TECH

Posted on Dec 04, 2010

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SOURCE: I replaced my optical block on my Sony

Hi

Please check this link to get an idea about replacing optical block and see if all the settings inside have been done properly or not:-

http://www.ehow.com/how_7694194_replace-optical-block-sony-wega.html

However the blue CRT is most likely shorted and if the TV is more than a few years old, replacing all three tubes may be necessary.

If your Projection TV is rolling vertically or horizontally when you watch either cable or over the air broadcasts, try the following:

Make sure that all your cables are connected correctly and securely. For example, if you have mistakenly connected a Component output from a set top box to a standard video or AV input on your TV, the resulting picture will be distorted.

If you are watching over the air broadcasts, make sure your antenna is aimed so that you are receiving the strongest signal.

If you are watching standard cable, make sure that the cable is connected firmly at the wall jack and the back of the TV.

If you have a set top box that lets you adjust the output resolution (to 480p, 480i, 720p, or 1080i), make sure that the resolution you have chosen is compatible with the input jack to which you've attached the set top box.

Please get back to us if you have further query or else please accept the solution.

Posted on Sep 01, 2011

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