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L13V36 Dark Screen, picture can be seen in bright light.

I just purchased a used L13V36 monitor TV. Sometimes when I turn it on the picture is bright and normal for just a second or two. The sound works but the picture is really dark 99.9% of the time. I can see it (barely) in bright floresent light. I tried the menus setting and turned the contrast and brightness up and down. Can this be repaired or should I just chuck it out? I'm guessing it's the back light. Thanks for any response. Jake

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    The monitor of my computer is bright and whan I put low contrast and brightness, it has some bright spots. It's a FPD1960 TFT LCD Color Monitor. It kind of hurts my eyes.

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Welcome to fixya

it sounds like the back light on both monitors are going bad
it might be better to call a repair man and get him to look at it see if it is going to be worth fixing i think it might be better then buying a new one at the prices now days

i hope this helps out have a nice day:)

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