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CANNOT find RESET for lamp hours.....

by roonskapper / January 28, 2009 8:36 AM PST

I am sorry if this has been posted a million times but I cannot for the life of me find out how to reset the lamp hours after replacing my bulb.....I have a samsung HLS6186W dlp and love it. I replaced the bulb about two weeks ago after a hefty 10925 hours, I went into the service menu but unlike most FAQ's i can find, there is no reset option. Is it called something else? Is it even necessary? I am freaking out about it now because the tv shut down twice in 5 minutes with the standby and lamp flashing. After a quick vacuum of the fan and what I could reach inside it seems to be staying on, but it is really bugging me that i can't figure out how to reset the hours. Should I reseat before reseting, if i fugure out how to reset that is?

Thanks a MILLION.
Chris

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