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No display on Sony CDX-M800

Hi, I have just replaced the ribbon on my Sony and it worked for a short while. I was then adjusting the volume whilst on the move with the remote control, my passenger said that we went over bump at the time, and the display has completely gone. The unit works in every other respect except for the display. I have taken it apart again and re-installed the ribbon but the display still doesn't illuminate. I have looked in the manual and thought I may have selected the black out mode by accident but I can't seem to rectify this.

Please advise.

Thanks, Steve.

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  • edgezz Jan 07, 2008

    yea got it too

    knew too many parts moving just leads to problems

    good look

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JUST PRESS THE RESET BUTTON
IF THIS DOSNT WORK CHECK THAT THE PLUG WIRES ARE SECURE I HAD THIS PROBLEM LAST YEAR AND IT TURNED OUT THAT ID UNPLUGGED THE STEREO BUT AS I RECONNECTED IT THE PIN HAD PUSHED THE CONNECTOR AWAY SO SOMETIMES IT WORKED OTHER TIMES IT DIDNT WHEN I HIT A BUMP IT WOULD MAKE THE CONNECTION BREAK

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