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Sony Vaio VGN-FJ370 disassembly

I need to take apart my Vaio. My kids dropped it with the power cord in and the power connection broke. It still works intermittently, but I'm want to fix the connection so it works all the time. I took off all the screws from the back, removed the battery and undid the clips behind it. I can peel back most of the keyboard/cover, but I'm stuck where the floppy drive is. The cover is still firmly attached in this location and I can't figure out how to complete the disassembly. Thanks, ****

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  • Bobness Feb 20, 2008

    Thanks. That wasn't the trick in this case (still looking for a solution), but I like the tip.

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Hi Bobness,

It would be useful to know which model vaio you have as it would help giving you advice or links to service manuals. Alot of Vaio's have small plastic square covers on them that have screws behind them.

Posted on Apr 15, 2008

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Make sure that there is no rubber covers or anthing that you may of missed. there are usualy screws underneath thoses robber covers.

Posted on Feb 16, 2008

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