Reset Lamp Counter on the Sony VPL-FX50 Projector

  1. Using the remote commander while the unit is powered up, press “ENTER”, “ENTER”, “LEFT”and “ENTER” in sequence.
  2. A prompt will appear on the screen asking if you wish to enter the factory mode.
  3. Press the “UP” key on the remote and the unit is now in service mode. This sequence will add two new groups to the customer setup menu. Press the “MENU” button to view.
  4. Whenever the lamp is replaced, the lamp timer should be reset. With the unit in the “factory” mode, press “RESET”, “LEFT”, “RIGHT” and “ENTER” on the remote commander. #Verify the lamp hours have been reset to zero in the service menu.