Model A1418 / Late 2012 / 2.7 & 2.9 GHz Core i5 or 3.1 GHz Core i7 Processor

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Faulty Display or Cable?

I have an iMac13,1 with a very faulty display that just shows vertical lines and noise. The iMac works fine with an external display, and I can use it just fine in mirrored mode. I have removed and re-seated the LVDS cable, but that hasn't helped. Based on this picture, is it more likely to be a problem with the cable, or the display itself?

iMac Display Issue

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Looks like a faulty display to me. But you should try another cable first, wich is not expensive. Good luck!

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IT WAS THE CABLE! I got one for about $12 from China, and it fixed my display right up.

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How can find the cable?

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I got one from AliExpress shipped for US $11.

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/NEW-For-...

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