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Backlight doesn't work on my MacBook air

Hello everyone,

my backlight doesn't work anymore.

can anyone tell me where the backlight chip and fuse is?

please help.

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Jacco van de Wijgaart, what are the last three digits of you computers serial number? This will help to identify your logic board a bit better.

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hello

replaced both parts a while ago but still no change, is there a way to link te backlight inverter directley to a power source like te battery? so i have continious power?

Jacco

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Jacco van de Wijgaart , the fuse is reference designator F9700 is a 3AMP-32V in a 467 package. The backlight driver is a TI LP8550 and is reference designator U9701. If you post an image of both sides of your logic board, we can point those out to you. Hope this helps, good luck.

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oldturkey, i will take pictures of the logic board tomorrow. thank you for your help!

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