Laptop LCD Replacement

By Kevin16
Sep 5, 2005
  1. Hi

    For those of you who work/have worked in tech shops or have had a similar situation, how much would it cost to have a replacement laptop screen installed.

    I already have the replacement screen and just need it installed.

  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    If I remember correctly, about $350-400 including the screen itself.
    So reckon about 100-150 for labour.
    Get a good set of screwdrivers and DIY. It's not THAT hard!
  3. tdeg

    tdeg TS Rookie Posts: 119

    Maybe about $100 Canadian.

    Its not that hard to do... just be very careful.

    What make of laptop?
  4. Kevin16

    Kevin16 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 92

    Thanks Guys.

    My laptop is an ASUS L5800(L5gm). The screen that I am set to order is from a third party site and is quite expensive ($455).

    Is it possible the tech guys can order it since they probably have better sources than me?
  5. halo71

    halo71 TS Rookie Posts: 1,090

    I found one off eBay for my mother-in-laws last year. It was about $125 US.
  6. Kevin16

    Kevin16 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 92

    Yeah it depends what screen it is. This one was an 15.1" SXGA+ TFT LCD, 1400x1050 pixels so its pretty expensive I think.
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