12" iBook Display problem (red colour)

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by Robbievdv, Jul 4, 2006.

  1. macrumors newbie

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    Jul 4, 2006
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    Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles
    #1
    Hi there, I bought a used iBook 12" 600mhz/128mb ram/20gb. the display is giving a red colour on the sides and some colours are not showing well. it's red all trough the image. anyone an idea of the problem. have tried all colour settings and calibration without succes

    thx
    Rob
     
  2. macrumors 6502a

    mmmcheese

    Joined:
    Feb 17, 2006
    #2
    sounds like one of the leads in the data cable is broken.....it's an expensive fix if you get someone to do it. if you're feeling ambitious, some people have fixed it themselves for next to nothing (repairing or replacing the cable...most shops just replace the entire top lid and screen).
     

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