Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T43 Notebook ?

Screen will lightup and shortly after startup it will turn dark

\015 My screen will turn dim red at startup and shortly thereafter it will turn dark. I can almost see the password signup screen\015

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You have a lcd light that is in need of replacement. if you are handy with disassembly of the lcd you can replace it yourself you may have to purchase and equivlent lamp module or have it replaced by a professional at a charge.

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