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HP Pavillion dv5-1113us laptop lcd screen backlight malfunction. My LCD screen is dark. There is no illuminated light to view browser, desktop, backgrond etc... Laptop boots up and runs but no screen light. I'm using it right now to type this message with sunlight from the window angled perfectly at the screen. Please HELP.. Trav

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I had same problem with HP DV6000. I ordered a new backlight on Ebay from Hong Kong cost $10 found a video on youtube on how to do it by typing in "replacing dv6000 backlight" apart from soldering a couple of wires was pretty straight forward and took less than an hour. Shop had quoted $400 to do this and fine is now working like new again. Good luck from Scott and please dont forget to vote

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