Hello Thanks for this great guide. Acer LiteOn 19v, 6. Will it stop typing? Dash, I doubt that reflowing the chip will work in your case. I used hot gun method…i did it for 5 times..

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I replaced that one with a silicon pad ordered from eBay. STEP 20 The power jack is hidden under the metal bracket.

I need to heat it vail cos my dv4 is not displaying on the internal and a external monitor I used to confirm. Andrew July 19, This video was made for Xbox motherboard but should apply sony vaio pcg-k23 any laptop motherboard too. The f on the other hand, worked for a month and started the video thing again, i reflowed it successful yesterday and installed the copper shim, but someone said to stress test it to make sure it is sony vaio pcg-k23 — bad mistake, the laptop turns on now but with garbled bios, so redoing it with the oven method.

Michael, I would vaiio RAM modules. Do you have any lights on the laptop at all? I just have to remove the screws labeled 1, 2, and 3 sony vaio pcg-k23 remove the heat sink? Can you reduce the screen brightness in the BIOS setup menu, is there any settings for that?

How to fix motherboard with failed NVIDIA chip | Laptop Repair

Just make sure there are no large chunks of the grease on the chip. So sony vaio pcg-k23 means problem will reoccur some time again. Jay, Is it easy to unsolder the old DC Jack from the wire harness?

TEM, After installing the recovery CD, parway through, the system prowers down, and after repeated attempts, the problem persists.

How to fix motherboard with failed NVIDIA chip

Removing keyboard, keyboard cover and metal cover should be enough. Worked quite well that way.

It was only after taking the Sony Vaio apart that I realised there was some sort of pad rather than thermal paste on one of the chips. Sony vaio pcg-k23 November 4, Can I do it in step 8?

How to disassemble Sony Vaio PCG-K

I sonyy the low setting and circled it around the chip for about 3 minutes. Delta Delta 12V, 3. Disassemble vvaio sony vaio pcg-k23 again to the bare bone system. Again the lights blink once when the power button is pressed, then nothing. CH October 16, I have sony vaio pcg-k23 enjoyed reading all the comments and advice, all confirming my suspicions that common design problems with all laptop makes — known issues addressed in next model.

Lift up and remove the hard drive. Reseating RAM helped, but the next day the problem returned. Is sony vaio pcg-k23 a repair possible separate from the presumably much more expensive screen itself on this particular model?

DVD player has power can be heard when PC is turned on and will accept discswireless button shows power when turned on, HDD seems to spin up. The fans turn on and the seat hink gets hot to the touch. It will power up and stay on if it is on the BIOS screen. Ignore the buffoons who say touch stuff to sony vaio pcg-k23 temps etc… ask them to stick their fingers into a mains socket to see if the electric is still flowing!

Did you remove sony vaio pcg-k23 memory modules while cleaning the laptop? I am still grieving for it and refuse to believe it is dead. I made sure the zony cable is connected tightly, I took it apart at least 5 times to try and fix it now.

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How to disassemble Sony Vaio PCG-K – Inside my laptop

Edd, I was wondering if someone could recommend what upgrades can I perform on my laptop. The external monitor works fine. Acer Delta 19v, 4. My laptop got the same problem with graphics card and after sony vaio pcg-k23 by an engineer it start working as normal but after a month it again went to same state. Take a look at the blue light around the power socket. This sony vaio pcg-k23 is very powerful but it takes a lot of time. Thomas October 28,