Having problems with your Dell Latitude CPX Notebook ?

Dell Latitude I have an older Dell Latitude CPx H PIII 500 notebook. I recently plugged it in and smelled smoke. After that the LCD does not work, all I get is a white screen when I power on. The external monitor works fine. I took it apart and everything looks fine. Any suggestions on where to look for the problem? pluged in,smoke smell and all i have now is white sceen and the power light and drive light stays on.


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If the system still works on an external monitor and functions normally otherwise, you might be able teo replace the LCD assy for about $150.
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\015\012If the system no longer works on external either, then I'd say the system is no longer viable as an item to repair as it will be cheaper to replace it then to repair it. (New laptops start at around $500)
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