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I just got a new power supply for my old SONY VAIO VGC ra710g box. Need help removing old one and installing new one

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  • smowers Aug 05, 2010

    I am really just trying to figure out how to physically slide out the old one. I found a lever at the top which disengages the two top pins, but I can't remove the old PS

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Power supplies are pretty easy to replace.

I would recommend taking a picture of the inside of the computer case so you have a reference. The connectors are all oriented so you cannot misplug.

I assume you have the right PS for your unit.


Posted on Aug 05, 2010

  • Jim Winger Aug 05, 2010

    Power supplies are removed from the inside. I looked at the pictures of the Sony instructions on replacing the disk. It appears you might have to remove the disk cage

    This power supply is unusual and very large. I doubt if Sony will help but you might try emailing or calling the source of your power supply.http://www.sparepartswarehouse.com/Sony,... has the PS for you unit.

  • workboot Sep 21, 2010

    Just lift the latch, and remove the three screws which fix a bracket over the PS along the back edge of PS, then the PS can be slide put easily.

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