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-I doubt you have a driver issue, more likely the cable to the lid failed. Apple had a fail amount of failures of the backlight cable [https://www.ifixit.com/News/13979/apples-2018-macbook-pros-attempt-to-solve-flexgate-without-admitting-it-exists|2018 MacBook Pros Try to Solve Flexgate Without Admitting It Exists] while the cable here is not the same cable it is exactly the same mirrored on the other side (Blue marked)
+I doubt you have a driver issue, more likely the cable to the lid failed. Apple had a fair amount of failures of the backlight cable [https://www.ifixit.com/News/13979/apples-2018-macbook-pros-attempt-to-solve-flexgate-without-admitting-it-exists|2018 MacBook Pros Try to Solve Flexgate Without Admitting It Exists] while the cable here is not the same cable it is exactly the same mirrored on the other side (Blue marked)
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Your the second person who encountered I know of that experienced this failure.
Sadly its time for a new display assembly, Ouch!

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Original post by: Dan ,

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I doubt you have a driver issue, more likely the cable to the lid failed. Apple had a fail amount of failures of the backlight cable [https://www.ifixit.com/News/13979/apples-2018-macbook-pros-attempt-to-solve-flexgate-without-admitting-it-exists|2018 MacBook Pros Try to Solve Flexgate Without Admitting It Exists] while the cable here is not the same cable it is exactly the same mirrored on the other side (Blue marked)

[image|2193486]

Your the second person who encountered I know of that experienced this failure.

Sadly its time for a new display assembly, Ouch!

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open