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Psion 3c screen cable

Do you know where to repair or to fix the psion 3c screen cable is cheaper?

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This is a problem that i once had. i wrote the company, and they quoted me, i think, about $150 for the repair. i then wrote directly to the manager of customer service, asking if there was any way i could get a more reasonable rate, and they gave me a rma (return merchandise authorization) number, and i sent it in, and they fixed it for free. they even reconditioned it so well, that i thought they had sent me a completely new unti. they replaced the keys, screen and everything, but i knew it was still my old unit, because there was an old scratch barely noticeable on the bottom of the case. i am not saying that you will have the same experience - this was about 13 years ago, when they were still manufacturing the series 3c. now that they have stopped making the unit, you'll probably be referred to a 3rd party company, and you may wind up being at the mercy of whatever rates they want to charge. if you are handy with a soldering iron, you might want to try to repair your self, but the parts involved are so minuature and delicate, that that might be prohibitive. good luck anyhow. also, try ebay or craigslist to look for a replacement unit, which might actually wind up being a lot cheaper than a repair (lol)
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Posted on Feb 19, 2008

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