What is a TV DLP lamp?

A DLP lamp is a really bright bulb designed to output intense white light, which gets focused into the light engine in a DLP TV and then projected to the mirrors/lenses and to the TV screen.

Which symptoms does a DLP lamp fix in a TV?

  • If your TV won’t turn on, then the DLP lamp/bulb could be bad.
  • If one of the status LEDs on the front of your TV is flashing, then the DLP lamp/bulb could be bad.

*These are helpful tips to get you started and don’t represent accurate diagnoses for every TV model and failure.

How easy is it to replace a DLP lamp?

It's easy! Once you match the part number on your DLP lamp/bulb with the part number listed on this page to confirm compatibility, you’ll just need a screwdriver and the ability to remove the back of your TV and replace the lamp/bulb.