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My 4 year old Inspiron 6000, XP Laptop screen sometimes has white lines running horizontally across the screen when I boot it up. When I connect my laptop to my TV the lines go away. I can also make the lines go away if I wiggle the screen (cover) open and close. Should I replace just the screen or the whole laptop?

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Before replacing anything I recomend just cleaning the ribbon cable connector of the lcd connected to the motherboard

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