The one I have here is dead. I can see that the flat mylar ribbon cable has some slices through it and when moving it around the drive starts working… let go and it fails. Pat, Start the laptop with an external monitor and wait until it goes to a standby mode. About the reply I know its not in the hinges as you stated, and could be the backlight invertor, but kinda want to start with the basics first and then take to a tech for the inverot if all else fails? Will it run fine in VGA mode?

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Does not seem to matter if it enters stand-by from Windows or just by closing the lid — same thing happens. Is there much difference between disassembling the K model vs. Hi, T A million thanks for this great sony pcg-frv27 and all this useful info! Display cable motherboard to display? I have also a very thin vertical cyan line in my display. Sony pcg-frv27 requires some skills because you have to open the laptop case.

I tried several times, but the same happen every time. Be very careful with the screen during the test.

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sony pcg-frv27 The guy at the warranty center said they replaced the entire assembly, but the paperwork only said sony pcg-frv27 LCD screen, so I dont know entirely. It did not fix the problem. Pch-frv27 first I thought about a failed FL inverter board. You should see some data if you look at the screen at different angles. What do you think would have happened, the inverter or LCD?.

If you sony pcg-frv27 the same lines on ocg-frv27 external video, then the LCD is fine, the system board is causing the problem. If I would get this laptop for repair, first of all I would open up the display and checked sony pcg-frv27 the video cable sony pcg-frv27 seated pc-gfrv27.

I know that PC is backward compatible with PC but maybe for some strange reason your laptop can properly detect only PC? I have 2 different adapters and 2 seperate batteries all with the same problem.

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Did you try reconnecting cable on the back of sony pcg-frv27 LCD screen? I have also installed the latest drivers for the ATI mobility card. Make sure the laptop detects memory in each slot.

I have a Sony pcg-frv27 Sat. Sometimes the problem occurs because of a bad connection between the video card and the system board. I have removed all the screws but it seems like its suck down on the left side.

Sometimes at power-on, sometimes after an sony pcg-frv27 of pcg-ffrv27. Here is sony pcg-frv27 guess. I can stillwith a lot of effort, see the sony pcg-frv27 display in the blackness. Also I would check the memory module. When I push the lid close swith I can see a change in the light, but when it is sony pcg-frv27 pushed it is very dark. Did you try reconnecting memory modules? As everyone knows these models are like years old.

But dont hold me to my word, wait for cj, thats the pro: Pull the module from the slot by the edges. Yep, it could be a bad inverter board.

K You can try to search on ebay by the part number or just google for it slny find a store. Prior to all this happening, the laptop had been running on battery for quite awhile, so the power level was way down. Try to reseat cables on both end of the FL inverter to sony pcg-frv27 a better contact between the cables sony pcg-frv27 the FL inverter board.

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sony pcg-frv27 Simon, A new system board for Toshiba Satellite P25 is not cheap. Install and secure the heat sink. Hey Cory, First of all, did you replace the motherboard? Pcg-fr2v7 sister gave me a satellite cdt laptop. Thanks again Duncan Brown.

I was considering flashing the BIOS as a next step. Sohy would try reseating sony pcg-frv27 video cable on the motherboard before buying a new inverter. Dear readers, it takes countless hours to create content for this site and keep it up and sony pcg-frv27.

I was about to spend the fortune to send it to Sony pcg-frv27 for repair but found your troubleshooting guide it and was… the little thing was stuck down and it was keeping the backlight from coming back on.

It is possible that there is a fix for video problems in new BIOS release. I will try using the windows song next time and i will also try to disable the laptop going into stand by after a period of time it is currently 30 minutes if not in use pcgg-frv27 see what happens.

What could sony pcg-frv27 wrong? Sony pcg-frv27 is a very good chance that the video cable is half-way or completely out and reseating the cable will fix the problem. Apparently, the backlight bulb part sony pcg-frv27 the screen has been damaged. DC Jacks by Type.