Having problems with your Gateway 6520GZ Notebook ?

Okay, so I had a customer come in with this laptop and said that the screen wouldn't turn on. So I fiddled with the screen for a while and eventually it came on. 3 days later it goes black again, I figured it was the inverter board and have already ordered a replacement, but I am wanting a second opinion. Also, the computer wont seem to boot for some reason but it did when it was working for those 3 days. Things I've Tried: Reseating the video cable checking output voltage of inverter (0.03


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When the LCD is black and you can see a dim image on the screen then it is a black light problem. could be a faulty inverter but mosr likely a burnt out/worn out CCFL lamp. By connecting and external monitor to the video port, you can determine weather the video card is OK.
\015\012If you don't get an image on an external monitor then the video card is faulty and it is impossible to repair except by replacing the motherboard.
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