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Does any one know where I can get a Service / repair manual?

My monitor when turned on for several minutes has pixels that start freaking out in patterns and I wanted to take a look and see if there is anything obvious. (also for curiosities sake). I am pretty sure that I will have to remove the white side plastic pieces with suction cups but I am not sure. Can anyone help? thanks Rob

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  • rknelson Nov 03, 2007

    Hi this is Rob again Sotty for the delay I have checked all of the pins on the monitor snake and tried the monitor on another computer with the same results when the monitor is on for extended periods of time there are some flickery pixels. Any thing else i can try?



    I would still like to open it up any advice as to how? Thanks Rob

  • Anonymous Feb 20, 2008

    Exactly same problem here. Pixels go wild when monitor is turned on. Sometimes it happen suddenly even when monitor is warm.
    I would like to have Service Manual so I can open this peace of sh*t...

  • achitoni Jun 24, 2008

    Same problem here. This was the third replacement monitor from apple but has been the best one so far. It shows pixellation after running for a few hours/days. Switching it off, waiting a few seconds and then switching back on helps most of the time. But very annoying. Looking forward to a solution.

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Have you reconnected the dvi on the rear of the machine? I would test the connection and reset the graphics card before opening the display.


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