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Need to replace fan

I am hearing what sounds like a fan trying to turn. The laptop was opened, closed and returned by a service center and that's when the sound started. I think that either a wire is hitting the blades, something is not seated correctly or I need to replace the fan (not a problem once I get in). I need help on how access the fan area. If I can get a copy of an shop manual or a disassemble manual I know I can do the repair. Any help will be appreciated.
Thanks,
Mary

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  • mkunzler Oct 29, 2008

    what is your laptop model/maker..? Sony VGN-T350



    since when did you have the problem? when i received it back from the service center. before that it was working fine



    may i know is your laptop already been opened..? Yes by Sony service technicians

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Here are a ton of guides for diffrent sony laptops. Generally if you take one laptop apart you can figure out how to take another one apart.

http://repair4laptop.org/disassembly_sony.html

have a look around maybe you can find a similiar one from the lists that helps you, Il look them over and see if I can find your model.

Posted on Oct 29, 2008

  • Ekse Oct 29, 2008

    I think the page I sent you will solve your problem, drop me a comment if you need anything else.



    Thanks alot,

    Ekse

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What is your laptop model/maker..? since when did you have the problem, and may i know is your laptop already been opened..?

let me know

Posted on Oct 29, 2008

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    micromaster Oct 29, 2008

    try this & this


    hope this helps.

  • micromaster
    micromaster Oct 29, 2008

    also see here:

    http://www.r3uk.com/index.php/tech-tips/...

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