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Screen problem : black/green then white then vertical lines

Hi, I have some problem with my MacBook.

When I'm turn on the MacBook, the screen become black/green (

Few seconds later the screen become white (

Finaly when the MacBook finished to boot on OS X or on the DVD install, the screen displays vertical lines (

I tried to connect the MacBook with an external screen, and it works fine, I can see the OS X wallpaper.

Thanks for your help.

PS : I forgot to say that I already had this probleme one month ago, and I managed to temporarily fix it by moving the screen.


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Your LVDS (video) cable need to be inspected for a loose connection to the logic board socket or to the LCD panel socket. It could also be damaged in the MacBook hinge since moving the display produced an alteration of the video feed on the internal screen.

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