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Notebook sony vgn-570g needs new motherboard according to diagnostics at a repair shop. ebay has a member service which repairs existing motherboard if possible. What is your opinion?

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I would not risk it. The components are usually welded to the board, requiring very delicate work .Even if they manage to repair it (I doubt it), you would risk having other problems (like overheating) in the future. Save your money toward a new system, and try to sell the other parts (charger, memory, hard drive, battery, dvd) of your sony on ebay.


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Some motherboards are repairable depending on whats gone wrong with them, if you can get a description of what has gone wrong you can email ebay to see if they can fix it for you before you pay any money

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