Logic board backlight fuse blow
The replacement logic board from ifixit, worked and saved the iPad mini
Make sure to always have the power disconnected
My iPad mini had water damage and after replacing the digitizer and lcd, it still was not working despite burying it in rice. Since I already invested so much time and money into it, I was determined to get it up and running to satisfy my ego.
Following the repair guide on ifixit.com, I successfully . . .