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LCD Screen problem

Posted on 2013-11-20
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Hi Folks,

I recently replaced the LCD screen in a Macbook.  But after a week of working fine, the top half of the screen is distorted with horizontal lines.  I've put a short video here:

http://youtu.be/Tc9EjSKKyPQ

Which I hope is allowed.

I'm just wondering, what's the likelihood this is a faulty screen or could it be a GPU or loose cable problem?
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In my opinion of likeliness:

1.  Loose Cable/bad connection
2.  Bad LCD
3.  GPU
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To test the GPU try connecting to an external monitor. I highly suspect it may be loose or bad cable connecting to the lcd screen and the mobo/graphics card.
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The VGA cable wasn't fully home in its' socket on the back of the screen.
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