dexterthedog. Jump to Latest Follow ... Hi Cripes. Try troubleshooting and fixing the problem at home before taking your car into the dealer or auto repair shop. I looked at the fuses located by the drivers left foot and in the manual but it dosen't list which fuse is for the display lights. Thanks to all. Addressing common problems with LCD displays. Your car no longer in warranty? What happens is the lcd display glass has a thin ribbon cable on its right hand side that powers the display, the bonding/glueing on this ribbon cable comes loose, doesn't make proper contact thats why the lines come and go. 08-18-2005, 09:33 PM. Need some help my pioneer MVH-X360BT Fades in and out only when the car is running. If it is, then have the radio replaced under Warranty. Any ideas? A mechanic has the tools to test the charging system in your car to determine where the problem lies. Electrics . Automotive Forums .com Car Chat > Pontiac > Montana/Montana SV6 > Radio Display Fix . The LCD display on my radio/cd player works great for the first 30 minutes or so, then it begins to fade out in vertical lines. Listen for sound distortion when you turn the volume up to at least 50 percent of maximum volume. Cadillac ATS Navigation Radio 2013 to 2016. Most new cars are fitted with DAB radios. The radio display keeps fading unless I punch it or keep pressure on it. That LED screen is part of the radio and doesn't have its own fuse. As soon as I get an extra 150 bucks and the time to mess with it I'm going to send it to German Audiotech to swap it out for a good one. Sometimes your car stereo display will say something like “No signal” or “No service”, meaning that you can’t receive any DAB radio stations. BMW E90 E92 3-Series Radio LCD Pixel Repair. It will stay good - Answered by a verified Auto Mechanic We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our website. The radio display in my 2011 Acenta is fading fast. When a car stereo cuts out and then turns back on: The problem is usually in the wiring. I can't tell the time or set any radio stations. D. Denis Azevedo ... On cold weather, it looks fine, but as soon as the temperature rise above ~25°C or if the car stays in the sun for a while, the display starts to fade, making a little difficult to read. It didn't just die like, but had lines and a fading display for a week or so, but now it is just blank. :wavey: You should be within the Fusion's 3 year window on the New Car Bumper to Bumper Warranty, is your mileage under the Warranty's 36,000 mile mark? 2020 Tesla Model 3 Performance Red 2017 FK8 - Gone, 2016 FK2 - Gone 2010 Mugen 200 FN2 - Gone The display light on the clock and radio of my 2005 SportsTrac has stopped functioning. The display panel on the car stereo is dim or does not light up. Follow these steps to try to resolve this issue: Average failure mileage is 84,000 miles. You can still read it but it is very annoying and gives the car a junky feeling. ... Fading Clock/Radio Display. Checking these areas might save you money. If the radio is working, except for the LED display it needs to go to a car audio shop for bench work. Applicable Products and Categories of This Article. Radio Display Fix. My car has 69225 miles. I've heard everything from having to replace the entire unit to replacing a fuse. Burnt out pixels are a very common issue on BMW E90 3-series. When it's warm outside, the display fades almost to the point where you can't read the display. The display screen intermittently flashes on and off on the car stereo system. Dealer called earlier to say the car was ready, so will keep you posted. Hello everyone So the clock/radio display has started to fade slightly, kind of like when you push down on a calculator display. The 2004 Mazda MAZDA6 has 1 problems reported for radio display malfunction. 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