Gas Price Display is dim; Failed photocell on driver

Potential Symptoms

  • One gas price display is dim even though communication is ok to all displays (able to change price on all signs).
  • Using a DM-100 handheld (FLR-1500, FLD-2000) or RC-100 handheld (FLR-500) and setting the dimming settings to Auto and 16 for the high intensity (standard settings) does not resolve the issue¬† (FLR-100 does not have the option to check this setting).
  • Moving the driver from the display that is dim into another display and the dim issue follows that driver.

Environment

  • Product Family: Fuelight or DataMaster
  • Product: FL-2000, FL-2100, FL-2109, FL-2300, FL-4000, DF-2000, DF-2009, DF-2100, DF-2109, DF-2300, DF-4000, Gas Price or Petroleum Price Display, FL or DF digit product
  • Component: Thin Digit Driver
  • Control System:

Cause

  • Failed photocell on driver.

Resolution

  • Replace¬†the faulty driver.

KB ID: DD2007077


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