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Sony vaio laptop 6 yrs old - sceen stopped working - not the graphics card as external screen still works when plugged in...is it worth getting repaired and how much aprox to get it fixed

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You might see the presence of random lines all over the screen in some occasions in your sony Laptop. Often, troubles are created due to this. You would see the vertical and horizontal lines. You could solve this problem easily with the help of LCD BIST test. For this you would have to press the function key and follow the instruction as the LCD BIST runs several colored screen.

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Hi,
I always think Vaios are worth Repairing.
If It,s An FX model Or F they,re a great Machine. P3 were the Most reliable Processor Made ( in My opinion )
I see Sony-Vaio As the rolls-Royce Manufacturer Of Laptops.
Therefore i would suggest Purchasing a replacement Screen.
It,s not that difficult to replace. With A service Manual ( e-Bay ) you,ll get a Screen 14" Or 15" Depending On Model. For About £80-£140. for a laptop that Probably retailed At Over £1000.00 in it,s day. i,d say go for it.

I have several replacement Screens myself, if your in the UK.
i,d offer you a full replacement Screen Fitted On your item.

Mike @ Compurepair.

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