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Screens get broken easily

This is the second sony mp3 player and the same things happened to both for some mysteriouse reason the screen lighting seems to crack its not the plastic , now i cant see what tunes im playing can anyone give me advice on what to do? and if its a sony product fault can i send it back?

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Re: screens get broken easily

I had this problem with mine, i sent it to sony and they replaced the screen under warranty, but it has since happened again, as the player was out of warranty (and paying to have it replaced would cost £75) i decided to have a go, and inside, the screen is cracked, its the internal glass panel, not the outer plastic one thats craked.

Posted on Nov 30, 2007

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