V3 screen issues. How to fix them!

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Re: V3 screen issues. How to fix them!

Post by Helder » Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:20 pm

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Re: V3 screen issues. How to fix them!

Post by Kaizer1395 » Mon Jun 24, 2019 2:46 pm

https://youtu.be/KlY8U69nbcE

https://youtu.be/KybnFDr4KNc

Here are the links you asked for. And to answer your question, the screen doesn’t feel hot when it does this. A new development is it wont boot but I’m going to check the cable that connects the battery to the board.

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Re: V3 screen issues. How to fix them!

Post by Helder » Tue Jun 25, 2019 7:31 pm

Ok it looks almost like it has a bad clock setup for the screen and it also looks like it might be a bad screen but to rule that out can you redo all the screen GPIO points and test again? Then post back here.

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Re: V3 screen issues. How to fix them!

Post by Kaizer1395 » Mon Jul 22, 2019 12:26 pm

So I re-did the solder like you said and it did fix the issue. Sorry I haven’t posted in a while. I’ve been seeing if the issue would come back after the fix. I do have a different issue with. It randomly boots off even though the battery still has power. I’ll check the other forums for answers for that though. Thanks for your help and patience. I appreciate it!

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Re: V3 screen issues. How to fix them!

Post by Senerous » Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:45 pm

Hey there, So I've been getting the white screen myself and been skimming through the forums for troubleshooting and what have you. So far I have checked my soldering job (my first time soldering mind you) twice with the multimeter and all the continuity checks out. I tried reflashing my SD card to make sure it's up to date, and made sure all of my connections are correct with the ribbon cable. Unless there is something I am missing -please inform me if I am- and after reading through this current thread, I wanted to make sure we can still send the screen in for this fix as I feel it is a bit over my skill level atm. I still have the box for the return address so I can send it at your convenience.

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Re: V3 screen issues. How to fix them!

Post by Helder » Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:19 pm

Senerous wrote:
Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:45 pm
Hey there, So I've been getting the white screen myself and been skimming through the forums for troubleshooting and what have you. So far I have checked my soldering job (my first time soldering mind you) twice with the multimeter and all the continuity checks out. I tried reflashing my SD card to make sure it's up to date, and made sure all of my connections are correct with the ribbon cable. Unless there is something I am missing -please inform me if I am- and after reading through this current thread, I wanted to make sure we can still send the screen in for this fix as I feel it is a bit over my skill level atm. I still have the box for the return address so I can send it at your convenience.
As long as the screen is not broken as in cracked or damaged I can look at it and if it needs to be fixed I will fix it. If there is nothing wrong then I will let you know so be sure to package it well or send it back in the box to avoid damage and also leave a note with the problem and your contact info.
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