Macbook with damaged screen

Tiras25
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macbook air 2014 offered for the price $100with damaged screen.  see attached.
apple support said they can fix for estimate$300
what do you think the problem is?   is it something I can fix on my own?  if not,  would I be able to recover selling parts?
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Your question is unclear, you are interested in buying or selling? the average price on ebay is roughly the cost of the fix
If you're not electro-mechanically  capable, you should just spend the  $300.  $400 total for the system is decent for something from 2014.

You can always plug in an external monitor and use it as a server.  (It's basically BSD, after all.)  I'd just remove the monitor, or just disconnect the video cable, to make it even lower powered.

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Fixed!  It was just a connector.  
Very good deal.

Didn't even have to open it up. It's just being pressed so I removed pressure
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Solution above.  Thanks.

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