Reset the iPod
- After charging till full charge, at least 2 hours (preferably 4 hours)
- Toggle the Hold switch, make sure you dont see the red mark when you do the next step
- Reset the iPod -> Press Menu and Center button simultaneously for about 10 secs or till the Apple Logo comes ON
- Then release the buttons
- Select your preferred language.
Here is the Apple support Article on the 5Rs
If this doesn't work, bring it to Apple Store or 3rd Party service vendor.
This advice did not solve my problem, all I am getting is feint lines down the screen as if the info is their but it can not show it, I think I will have to take it to a third party for a fix, thank you for your reply to my problem, if it is going to cost too much for a fix, an up grade may be my only option.