lcd only partially working


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moggie1300
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lcd only partially working

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Hi all, The time on my lcd works but the radio shows nothing. But the radio is working ok. Any ideas guys. Sounds like a loose connection somewhere,



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just on the Off Chance the LCD panel connectors are faulty, there is a replacement available

https://www.amazon.com/Electronix-Goldw ... B076FHBJ5C

This is the actual vendor: https://www.taninautoelectronix.com/shop/
~John

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moggie1300
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Thanks friend.This might be the problem as the fault is intermittent :)

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Re: lcd only partially working

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There's three connectors on the back of the stereo, one for most of the radio functions (power, speakers, handlebar controls), Another which links the CB radio to the Stereo, and one more small one which feeds LCD display for radio functions. That connector may be loose.
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DV, You da man. Had a wiggle ----- perfect! and so is the radio.Thanks all.First GL, still learning. :D :D



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