C5 X7 display - anyone read German?

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C5 X7 display - anyone read German?

Post by Peter.N. » 10 Sep 2019, 22:37

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Fur-Citroen- ... SwAetdMDB2

Can you tell me if the above is - a part, repair or new unit?

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Re: C5 X7 display - anyone read German?

Post by white exec » 11 Sep 2019, 00:23

Hi Peter,
It looks like a similar repair connector strip (for missing pixels) to the conductive rubber item used on XM LH matrix display. Says "film", so maybe a flexible track-strip to connect pcb to display.

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Re: C5 X7 display - anyone read German?

Post by GiveMeABreak » 11 Sep 2019, 00:33

I think this is the foil repair to fix the missing pixels on the RD4 specific type displays only. These screens can suffer from missing pixels as a result from heat affecting the contact and this foil replaces the original - but other tools are needed to do the repair.

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Re: C5 X7 display - anyone read German?

Post by Peter.N. » 11 Sep 2019, 09:03

Thanks. Mine seems to go fuzzy when it gets hot so doesn't have the same problem as the one in the picture.

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Re: C5 X7 display - anyone read German?

Post by Stickyfinger » 11 Sep 2019, 09:34

Peter.N. wrote:
11 Sep 2019, 09:03
Thanks. Mine seems to go fuzzy when it gets hot so doesn't have the same problem as the one in the picture.

Peter
Quick fix, wire in a resistor and a tiny cooling fan....

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Re: C5 X7 display - anyone read German?

Post by Peter.N. » 11 Sep 2019, 16:00

Yes ... How do I get to it, the dashboard seems to be at one with the car. :?

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Re: C5 X7 display - anyone read German?

Post by GiveMeABreak » 11 Sep 2019, 16:56

The fascia needs to come off. The screws are behind the long decorative strip under the dash fascia below the air vents. The screen is attached to the frame behind that.

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Re: C5 X7 display - anyone read German?

Post by Peter.N. » 11 Sep 2019, 22:08

Thanks.

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