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The image in the viewfinder is now black and white and the LCD screen doesn't work

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Dear,the picture in view finder is alwayz black and white,as your lcd is not working you can replace it by our engineers also . u need to replace only LCD.
LCD- 8-753-209-13, ACX500ENA

Posted on Oct 11, 2009

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Iam very sorry that you have this problem.When an LCD screen of DSRPD170P stops working it means that you have to get a replacement LCD screen. The replacement requires a qualified technical person. if you have such a person , then here are the details for ordering the LCD screen parts:
A-7078-956-A PD-217 board complete.
8-753-209-13 ACX500ENA
1-517-931-21 Tube fluorescent cold cathode.

Please note that the viewfinder of the DSR PD170 camera is always manufactured and supplied as black and white (not colour) so this is not a fault!

Posted on Oct 10, 2009

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SOURCE: LCD screen isn't working.

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Posted on Jul 01, 2007

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SOURCE: LCD no image

it is same with my camera same type also.the problem is from flexible cable from mainboard to lcd .same of the core is break..until now i can'ot get that cable.  

 

you just buy the cable and on your camera and ok.

if you have information abaut that cable please submit to me

 

iskmaulana@gmail.com

Posted on Oct 22, 2007

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SOURCE: Hi ..i have a samsung

If your camcorder was made beween 2002 and 2007 you may be able to get this repaired for free. Samsung even pays for the shipping.

Go to www.samsungclassaction.com for more info

It worked for me

Posted on Jan 12, 2009

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SOURCE: viewfinder and LCD screen only show black.

If camcorder shows old recorded tapes picture with correct colors in LCD but does not show live view in camera mode to record new movie then its ccd imager chip failure.
And if camcoder shows live view and old recorded tapes in its eye piece view finder but does not show any thing in LCD the its problem of broekn/ cracked flexible wire between lcd board and main board of camcorder.
Let me know your finding with bit detail to provide you solution/ helpful info.

Posted on Nov 18, 2009

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