Having problems with your Apple Computer Monitors ?

I have a thin vertical green line that appears on my 9 month old 23'' Apple Display, the line goes away, but has reappeared a couple times. Is there anything I can do, without sending it out? or is this the beginning of the end?


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There are loosed contacts between scaler board and flexi-cables, at\015\012least those where you have color lines. These cables are glued with\015\012anisotropic compound and not such easy to fix, to make it right you\015\012shall heat junctions to certain temperature and press the cable down to\015\012surface with certain pressure, which is specified for compound used in\015\012there - consider as unknown.
The easiest way to get rid of these lines is to press flexi-cables with something like piece of foam rubber.
Disconnect\015\012all cables coming from the display to boards, take the chassis off,\015\012uscrew metal cover from back side of display to get access to the\015\012scaler. Now, if you can, connect display back to boards (you may need\015\012to take boards off the chassis) and turn on the monitor. This will help\015\012you to find exactly loosed spot. Gently pressing to junctions of\015\012flexi-cable to scaler PCB with finger observe the behavior of color\015\012lines on the display. Then put there thin piece of foam and fix with\015\012metal cover. That will work for awhile.
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