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Nuvi 360 Hi, I saw your fix for the nuvi 350, i;ve been looking for that info all day., thanks! I dropped my 360 from about 12 inches to the ground and the screen faded out about 50%, then a while later it slide from the seat to the floor on carpet and it faded out to nearly 98% white. any ideas on a fix? can you remember if there is any obvious screen connectors that may have come loose before i open her up?

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The screen has two connectors, one for power, another for data, just try to reconnect again those little cables, and it should be fine. When I opened mine the first time, my screen comes up all white, and it was because one of those cables.

I have a video from the last time I open my Nuvi350, I will try to post it on this days, in order to give you some idea on how to do it.

By now, I wish you luck, and be patient.

Posted on Jun 27, 2008


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