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I have a philips 55pl9773 a message kept blinking on-screen

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I have a philips 55pl9773 a message kept blinking on-screen to change bulb even though there was no flashing orange light by the power light. I bought and changed the bulb anyways and still have the message appearing- what is wrong
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Tim Nolan replied 8 years ago.

You need to :


1 Press the Menu button on the remote

control to display the on-screen menu.

2 Press the Cursor Down button to select


3 Press the Cursor Right button to select

the "General" menu.

4 Press the Cursor Down button repeatedly

until "Lamp rating" is selected.

5 Press the Cursor Right button to enter

the rating list.

6 If necessary, press the Cursor Down

button as many times as necessary to

select the letter for your replacement


7 Press the Cursor Left button to return

to the "General" menu.

8 Press the Cursor Down button to select

"Lamp replaced."

9 Press the OK button to confirm that

you have changed the lamp.

10Press the Menu button to remove the

on-screen menu from the TV screen.


Please let me know if this works, if it does not work then please DO NOT press the accept button.



If you would like any additional information or have more questions please don't hesitate to ask!


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Thank you,
Tim Nolan

Customer: replied 8 years ago.
i have already tried this
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
i stated in first question that i had did these steps already- the answer given was a step i tried already