When it’s time to install a replacement the Epson PowerLite 1775W projector lamp, follow this guide.
When to replace
When the Epson PowerLite 1775W projector lamp indicator starts flashing orange and the Replace the lamp message appears on screens, you’ll know it’s time for a new lamp. Other signs include a dark screen or colors that appear washed out or an image that is deteriorating on screen.
Your Epson PowerLite 1775W uses the Epson ELPLP65 projector lamp. Be sure to invest in an authentic lamp that’s been properly manufactured according to the projectors specifications. Counterfeits may appear to be a bargain but will damage the damage the sensitive optics in your projector. (Scroll down to learn more about the hazards of counterfeits.)
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Installing the new projector lamp
Before replacing the new Epson ELPLP65 projector lamp follow these important safety rules:
- Always unplug the power cord on the Epson PowerLite 1775W projector before replacing the projector lamp.
- This projector operates using high temperature. Wait at least 60 minutes before replacing the lamp so you don’t run the risk of getting burned.
- Never touch the bare projector lamp bulb as the oil from your fingers will burn black marks onto the projector lamp when it heats up.
- Never operate the Epson PowerLite 1775W projector with the projector lamp removed.
- Loosen the projector lamp cover screw and place to one side.
- Remove the lamp cover.
- Life the metal bar securing the Epson ELPLP65 projector lamp in place.
- Lift up the project lamp handle and lift the lamp out.
NOTE: The Epson ELPLP65 projector lamp contains mercury and should not be thrown into regular garbage. Recycle this lamp!
Gently insert the new ELPLP65 projector lamp.
Press down to click the projector lamp into place.
Place the lamp cover back onto the projector. Tighten the lamp cover screw. You can now reset the lamp timer.
Reset the lamp timer
- Press the MENU button on the remote control or on the projector’s control panel. You see the main menu.
- Select the RESET menu. Press ENTER.
- Scroll down to select RESET LAMP HOURS. Press ENTER.
- A prompt filed appears asking if you want to reset the lamp timer. Select YES. Press ENTER.
- Press MENU to exit.
Extend the life of the Epson ELPLP65 projector lamp with the following tips:
- Set the Power Consumption to ECO option.
- Clean the air filters regularly so the PowerLite 1775W projector doesn’t overheat and put added pressure on the lamp.
- Make sure there is enough airflow around the projector.
- Turn off the PowerLite 1775W projector when not in use to conserve lamp life.
- Learn more: Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life.