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Old 19th June 2017, 05:53 PM   #1
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Default Anyone used Fiesta-Tech for LCD replacement?

Can only see the screens on eBay or here: http://www.fiesta-tech.co.uk/index.p...ch&search=LCDs

Anyone have experience? I'd rather do the screen swap myself then send to a repair service.
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Old 19th June 2017, 06:28 PM   #2
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I used them recently. Quick delivery. 1st screen unfortunately had an issue but they quickly sent out a replacement no questions asked. 2nd worked perfectly.
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Can only see the screens on eBay or here: http://www.fiesta-tech.co.uk/index.p...ch&search=LCDs

Anyone have experience? I'd rather do the screen swap myself then send to a repair service.
I've fitted my new 53U screen back in Feb of last year. It's spot on. Matched my old 53U screen in every way when I examined both side by side. Even all the stickers and their locations are all identica to my old one.

I got this one

http://www.elecok.com/sharp-lq065t9b...lcd-panel.html

Paid, 102 inc shipping and then 4.24 to dhl for the duty as its come from Hong Kong. A little more than some sites but I'm chuffed with it.

Have a read of this thread too mate. I bought and returned one from fiesta-tech as it was thr wrong viewing angle.

http://forums.m3cutters.co.uk/showth...=144616&page=2
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I've fitted my new 53U screen back in Feb of last year. It's spot on. Matched my old 53U screen in every way when I examined both side by side. Even all the stickers and their locations are all identica to my old one.

I got this one

http://www.elecok.com/sharp-lq065t9b...lcd-panel.html

Paid, 102 inc shipping and then 4.24 to dhl for the duty as its come from Hong Kong. A little more than some sites but I'm chuffed with it.

Have a read of this thread too mate. I bought and returned one from fiesta-tech as it was thr wrong viewing angle.

http://forums.m3cutters.co.uk/showth...=144616&page=2
Thank you, I will go with them.
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I fitted the 53U from fiesta tech. Spot on and matched the old screen exactly.

Would have been a ball ache if I'd had to have sent the 1st screen back abroad for replacement!

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Got mine from elecok. Worked perfectly.
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I'll be buying one of these soon

Last weekend I had a line of pixels appear!
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Ordered from elecok.. 96 all in
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Guys, just make sure you keep away from fiesta-tech they may appear to be the same screen but the viewing angle is off. I know a few who bought from there like me and it was wrong.

Elecok is the exact match in terms of model and viewing angle.

Oh and make sure you check the screen calibration too. You will need to partially put it together, connect to the car while holding the screen in your hand and make sure it is centered. Make sure you don't drop the screen and over stretch the cables while turning the screw to align screen.

The ribbon cables too that are for the lights and button functionality need to be put back in perfect or you may get it all back in the case and fited to the car only to find like me on 2 occasions one side had no lights and then the next time the buttons on one side would not work.

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Here is the guide you will all find useful

http://m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=446468
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