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We have a Samsung TV model HLS5687WX/XAA, It will not turn

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We have a Samsung TV model HLS5687WX/XAA, It will not turn on, it just hums, no picture just black.
JA: How old is your Samsung, and have you tried unplugging it and leaving it off for a few hours?
Customer: yes, still same thing
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: I have replaced the lamp
JA: The TV expert can solve this for you. Anything else you want him to know before I connect you two?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

Hello

Welcome

Are all 3 lights blinking on the front of the set please?if not could you tell me what lights are lit solid and\or what lights are blinking?the lights will be labelled on the set itself standby\temp>>timer>>lamp

Anthony

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
when I turn the tv on the lamp light flashes on and off
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

This humming you hear does it sound rotational ?was there any humming prior to complete failure?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I don't think so
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no I pretty sure it was not
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

And you have replaced the lamp for this issue?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

Or have you replaced the lamp recently perhaps for some other reason?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no I replaced when tv went out
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

OK the humming you hear is usually caused by the color wheel so my main suspect here is color wheel failure you will need to have a look at it is this something you think you can do yourself?its a visual inspection first but the back of the set will need to come off

Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

Here is a video to help <<click initially as I say its an inspection of it

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
okay when I take the back off, where will I find the color wheel, and do you know how much it cost?
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

I just uploaded a video?click the link above please

Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

You can get the color wheel from www.partstore.com be sure to order by partnumber found on the old color wheel

The noise you can hear is usually the bearings of the color wheel bad

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Many Thanks

Anthony

Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

Cost is around $150

Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

Do you need more help please?how is this working out