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FAN ERROR BUT THE FANS WORK

I have a TLP-S10 that got a fan error after I blew air through it to remove dust. I opened it all up and determined that all the fans actually work so i'm stumped. If you have the same projector with the same or different problem send me a personal email (tomolsen1@hotmail.com) and maybe we can help each other. Thanks! :)

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  • tomolsen1 Aug 26, 2008

    Thats good advice, do you have any suggestions for removing the two fans that are on either side of the lens? The circuit board on top of it has ribbon cables that cannot be unattached. Also, do you happen to know the exact location of the air flow sensors? Are they inside the fan? How do you recommend I clean them? Thanks a bunch! :)

  • raybragg Nov 24, 2009

    I have a similar problem with the TLP-S10. Plug unit in, press on button, start-up screen appears for 5 seconds and then projector shuts down.



    Fans remain running and "lamp" and "on" lights turn red. Once unit cools down i can start the process over again but the results always remain the same. I am prepared to purchase an new bulb, but am not sure that the bulb is the problem.

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There are air flow sensors in the unit as well which you may have blocked up when you blew out the fans. If those sensors do not detect air flow, the assumption is that there is a fan error. Try removing the fan and cleaning the entire air flow path.

Dan

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