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Acer8920g Blank screen

By suziepops
Jul 21, 2009
  1. Wondering if you can help me, i've got an Acer 8920g, was working fine until I switched it on and the screen was blank, shining a torch I can make out images, that was 2 weeks ago, it now woks but goes off intermitantly, is this the cold cathode?
     
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 20,986   +168

    There is probably a damaged wire to the LCD inverter. The wires usually get pinched by the top cover hinges over time. If you are familiar with repairing laptops, this is a fairly easy thing to repair. If your not familiar, you will need to take it in for repair
     
  3. suziepops

    suziepops TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Tmagic650
    Thanx ever so for your advice, i'll have a look.
    Regards and Respect.
     
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