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DLP - Lamp light's but the picture is black

by dlange98 / July 28, 2009 9:06 AM PDT

I have a HLR5067WA dlp tv. When I power on the TV the lamp lights but the picture itself remains black. The green lamp indicator light on front blinks for about 30 seconds then all front lights are off (like normal). The tv then shuts itself off after minute or so. I like to know if this is a digital board issue or a dmd board issue.

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DLP - Lamp light's but the picture is black
by Samsung_HD_Tech Samsung staff / July 28, 2009 10:12 AM PDT

dlange98,

I'm not able to determine serice issues without actually looking at the unit. Perhaps someone in the forum may have some suggestions on that, but I can't diagnose these issues, unfortunately.

--HDTech

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The good people over at hometheatershack came up with a fix!
by jasonm1976 / August 26, 2009 10:52 PM PDT

digital board issue please check out http://www.hometheatershack.com/forums/samsung/20791-hlr6167wax-xaa-digital-board-problems.html#post185513 for a fix that may work for you. It looks like all hlr6167wax, hlr5067wax, hlr4667wax , and hlr5667wax sets have an issue with the digital board. from what we are finding out is sets are starting to have issues with the digital board 2.5years to 3 years of age. you can also buy a replacement digital board from www.samsungparts.com if you dont want to try the fix. parts to try the fix is around 3 dollars. replacement board that is on backorder is 238 dollars.

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