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Backlight issue on 2006 iMac Intel 2.0GHZ

The bottom half of the screen is relatively dark compared to the top half and the overall screen brightness is down. What is the likely cause of this, please? (The hard disk has recently been replaced and we haven't used it since then)

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There are two cables conecting the lcd to the logicboard the inverter cable which resides to the left of the right speaker and the video cable itself which is secured to the logicboard by two torq screws.If you had the hard drive replaced recently.The technician might have disconected the cable conected to the back of the lcd or the inverter cable is not pluged in properly.If this was working properly before you may need to call the tecnician to fix it.
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Probably the screen was not put back together correctly when taken apart.

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