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Acer 20" LCD AL2017 does not give a picture @ all.

The monitor just quit working. It was working fine for a little over a year but now it's just a blank black screen. Originally when you first turned it on, it would display "Acer" but now it doesn't even do that. The light on the power button comes on green like normal but displays absolutely nothing... My more important question is whether or not this thing is even worth fixing. I mean I could just go out & buy 1 for a little more than $100. What's it going to cost to try & fix?

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You can look on eBay for BACKLIGHT FLUORESCENT BULB for your model.

They're around $20.00.

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