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Redlightandnopitcher

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Redlightandnopitcher
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Hi , I`m Jack
Perhaps I can help you with this problem but first could you please send me a reply when you see this ?

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Hello

The green light flashing means the tv is powering up and that is normal but then the solid red light means the lamp has failed .

When was the last time you replaced it ?

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Here is a good supplier with a 1 year warranty on the lamp ;

http://www.shopjimmy.com/mitsubishi-915b403001-dlp-replacement-lamp-with-philips-bulb.htm

They also have a lower cost lamp with 6 months warranty ;

http://www.shopjimmy.com/mitsubishi-915b403001-dlp-replacement-lamp-with-osram-neolux-bulb.htm

You can also use this part # ***** if you`d like to do your own shopping but whatever you do , do not buy those cheap $30 or $40 knock offs on ebay or amazon , you will have nothing but trouble with those .

If you need the procedure to replace that lamp then look in the manual on page 70 and on , clck the link here for the manual ; https://www.mitsubishi-tv.com/asset/file/owners_guide/C9-737-837_OG.pdf

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Thank you and happy holiday

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The lamp flashes yellow when it is out, not red. And it was replaced about 3 months aho, and not a cheap one
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Manual says RED when the lamp is out and flashes yellow when the door is not closed properly

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Download the manual I gave you and look on page 9

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

By the way , 4 months doesn`t mean the lamp is still good , do you still have the old lamp if it was still working that is ?

If yes then try it , your new 4 months old lamp just failed

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Also ,If that wasn`t a cheap lamp then it will be under warranty , just send it back

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