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SP Screen the sp works fine, sound ok, reads cart etc even the backlight comes on but no graphics appear, not even thegb sign - is this a ribbon fault and easily rectifiable or is it a new screen job? cheers Gem

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I think it is the ribbon. unless you dropped it and the LCD is cracked it could be the connection in the back of the LCD. Usually LCD are very durable and can last.

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