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Tomtom 910 dark screen

Looks like lcd lamp is not working. there is an image but very dark. brightness is 100% and no change

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  • gatorfan1185 Nov 12, 2008

    same thing i have an image but the screen is dark and brightness is at 100% and the worst thing is my warranty ran out 6 months ago!!!! PLEASE someone have an answer to this.

  • the5ame May 11, 2010

    homemender, is it difucult to replace that lamp driver circuit? I have just basic skills of soldering, but have nothing to lose as my tomtom is still not working :)


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If you want to replace a new lcd for your tomtom go 910,pls contact :
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If the LCD backlight is gone theres no choice but to replace the whole screen ( OR it could be the LCD lamp driver circuit on the circuit board ) . It's not economical to purchase a new screen but it is possible to purchase a defunct 910 , typicaly off ebay and use the screen from it . ( ensure you are buying a tomtom with a good intact screen ) . Changing the screen is tricky and fiddly but someone with general electronics knowledge should'nt find it difficult. You also need the special "star" drivers for the screws ( sometimes known as ' torxs ' ). If you are inexperienced with this sort of work then its best not to attempt it. There are companies advertising that can do this type of work for you and especialy in UK......... Good luck.

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