Question about Dell W1700 17 in. HD-Ready LCD Television
I'm attempting to take the back off of the set but am stuck. I can't seem to find screws that hold on the back panel. I tried finding the schematics of this tv online but to no avail.
Do you know how to remove the back of this tv so I can attempt to swap out the inverter?
Also, is the inverter the same as the backlight? How do I differentiate which is at fault?
I have just did this here is the solution for you:
Philips screw driver
Small Flat screwdriver
Make sure your desk is clean and you also need a piece of soft clothes because you need
to place your LCD Monitor face down.
How to open the back cover:
First, remove all screws on the back cover, then, use a small flat head screw driver to
the plastic Clip inside the LCD Monitor star at the bottom of monitor. Then you can easily
separate the front bezel and back cover like the photos shown below.
Backlight Inverter Installation Procedures for Dell W1700
Place the Monitor
Push This Plastic Button
Down and Remove
Swivel Base as shown
on Next Photo
Star at the bottom of monitor as
shown on photo.
Use a small flat head screw drive
to push down the plastic clip.
Do it one side at the time as
shown on next 2 photos
When you have unlocked all 4 sides of plastic clips, Place the monitor face down again
as shown on photo
left side of
Disconnect this cable and
remove back cover
screws and Pull
out this small
cable and remove
Remove these screws
on the both side of
Slowly tilt upward the chassis and disconnect the flat cable
between Chassis and Panel As shown on next 2 photos.
Holding the chassis upward and
Use small flat head screw drive
to unlock this plastic clip
Slowly pull it out
Remove defective inverter board and replace with our New Substitute Board
(T501045.00MSS) and re-install all disassembly components back. Now your LCD
Monitor working again.
MoniServ Substitute Board is available at
Backlight Inverter board.
Photo Shown with our Substitute Board
Posted on Dec 23, 2008
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