new 3ds xl top screen black

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  1. JMONHEYMON
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    hello i did a hardmod and now i have a top black screen it looks like its on but nothing there but a small light
     

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  2. Kubas_inko

    Kubas_inko 3DS Hardmoder

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    Look for the ribbon cables for screen. This happend to me too. Doing hardmod on N3DSXL and top screen was black too. Just disconnect and connect it. Also you might flipped the cable. That's what I did.
     
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  3. JMONHEYMON
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    ok ill give try it is it the top 2 one of them or the one under when the board is in place
     
  4. Kubas_inko

    Kubas_inko 3DS Hardmoder

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    when you remove back cover, it the top right 2 cables, but don't know which one it is. try both :)
     
  5. JMONHEYMON
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    ok
     
  6. JMONHEYMON
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    didnt work thats ok im gonna sell it as broken on ebay thank you
     
  7. Kubas_inko

    Kubas_inko 3DS Hardmoder

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    Don't want to brother you, but can you post a picture of the cables? Just to be sure ;)
     
  8. JMONHEYMON
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    i tried everything heres a pic cant take it apart anymore tried every way that would work
     

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  9. Alex4U

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    Clean the ribbons with alcohol too, maybe the ribbons or the pin entry are dirty.