Question about Nokia N73 Cellular Phone

1 Answer

Is lcd screen faulty

I have a nokia n73 that has an intermittant lcd screen problem , The screen sometimes goes dark with lines allover, the logic in the phone works and you can see things change when pressing buttons but the screen is unreadable different colored lines allover , Then after a while it will come back ok again , Ive master reset phone , updated to latest version.still on first switch on i have to wait till it clears

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • dennis Jun 22, 2008

    Thanks , Theres a chap put a vid on youtube with the exact same problem ,Someone else suggests its the lcd screen ?..



    The first thing i did was remove and replace the ribbon cable , Still no good ,

  • dennis Sep 21, 2008

    Sorry for the late reply , It was the lcd screen at fault , I purchased an original one from ebay £22 and was an easy installation , Fixed , case closed

  • tedsjr Nov 04, 2008

    i am currently experiencing the same problem. would the replacement of the lcd address the problem? is the ribbon independent from the lcd screen?

×

1 Answer

Hi,
It's probably a faulty contact strip for the LCD display. There is a ribbon cable with VERY fine tracks on it that clamps into a connector on the main board. If this has shifted, you will get the problems you describe. It can be unclamped, but often breaks the lugs.
If you wish it to be repaired it is possible, but may be a 50-50 for a positive outcome.

If it is still under contract or warranty, then go through the providers, otherwise you haven't anything to loose by having a go.
Buy a decent set of jewlers screwdirivers, and prise up the edge of the clamp. It's like a hinge with catches at the end. Remove and replace the ribbon sheet(cable) and click back into place.

This may solve the problem, or cause more of a problem. as I said - 50 - 50% success rate.

Posted on Jun 21, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

The menu keeps flashing on and off. I have turn the tv off 4 or 5 times but it still keeps flashing the light on the bottom of tv goes blue then red really fast


How old is your TV? This normally indicates a power problem. It could be any of the following: power supply on the TV, faulty power strip, faulty wall outlet, faulty circuit board inside the TV, faulty power cord/plug, bad airflow/clogged vents restricting air movement into the TV (can cause intermittent power faults),bad sensor inside TV. This is not completely inclusive by any means. It does mean that you should have it looked at. Someone knowledgeable/skilled should be able to determine the cause fairly quickly using a multimeter.

Apr 25, 2017 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Lcd tv half screen dark


my friend,your prossesor is not working the way it should be,thats why your half of the screen is dark and sometimes goes off, bring it repair shops and there'll get it fixed.

cheers

Dec 24, 2013 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Goes to half screen sometimes has also gone totally black and also has sparkles allover screen at all times


the issue you are having is related to the main logic board, or sometimes called the control board. you may want to have someone look at it, a company called hdrepair can send someone out to work on it a diagnose the exact issue.

Apr 16, 2011 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

I've had my Nokia e71x for about a year and half. Recently it started to turn itself off, or restarting. Sometimes the screen goes very dark (i can still see the home screen) and wont respond. This was...


It could be the LCD of your screen or a software has been corrupted. Have it checked by a technician. So that you would know if it needs reprogramming or LCD replacement. Have a nice day ahead! ^_^

Feb 10, 2011 | Nokia E71x Cell Phone

1 Answer

My dell inspirion 6000 laptop screen goes black but sometimes I can see the windows screen but it's very dark. When I attach it to a desktop monitor it works fine but the laptop is still dark. Sometime the...


The back light is the whole of the screen, the screen is illuminated by a CCFL lamp (fluro tube) on the bottom of the screen. A inverter supplies high voltage to this CCFL lamp.
If your laptop appears to boot up and the hard disk LED flashes, then the problem is probably a back light fault. This can be a faulty inverter or a faulty CCFL lamp. Please click on this link and follow my instructions to identify the fault and possible fix :-
http://www.fixya.com/support/r3598095-faulty_laptop_lcd_screen

Feb 08, 2011 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Screen of my N73 has many lines that i cant see anything.


Dear.may be your LCD strip is moved from its place or LCD has broke down ,so if u can open ur mobile fone yourself then open it and check the LCD strip and press the LCD strip to plug it properly if it does not work then get a LCD and change. thanks

Feb 05, 2010 | Nokia N73 Cellular Phone

1 Answer

Hitachi 32'' lcd tv picture runs slow sometime and goes dark


go in touch wit HITACHI costumer help and service and tell them ur problem u have.....how old is ur TV?
hope u get a answer from hitachi....and good luck

Mar 12, 2009 | Televison & Video

2 Answers

Blue screen when using tomtom6


you try to change you lcd or screen of your cellphone

Aug 01, 2008 | Nokia N73 Cellular Phone

Not finding what you are looking for?
Nokia N73 Cellular Phone Logo

87 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Nokia Cell Phones Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18381 Answers

IT Solution
IT Solution

Level 3 Expert

805 Answers

Shehu Pro
Shehu Pro

Level 3 Expert

1284 Answers

Are you a Nokia Cell Phone Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...