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For inquiries about disc formats, contact the individual publisher of the sony vaio cd drive disc or the manufacturer of the recordable disc. Locate the screws for the brackets. Tell them you believe repair should be fair, affordable, and accessible. There is a single small flathead, countersunk screw on the left side of the computer which secures the top portion to the left top side-rail.

The installed optical disc drive varies depending on the model you purchased. Bought a replacement, but nowhere can I find how to install it. Still ejects when button is pressed.

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Has minor vwio on case and a small chip off the corner of the case but works great!! Check the specifications before use. Sorry this didn’t help.

When inserting a disk it does make an incredibly loud whirring noise, vibrating much sony vaio cd drive louder than it used to. After looking closely at the system, it seems that the two CD drives can be removed by xony a few screws but it seems clear that I will have to also remove the remaining pannel on the right side. Fans – Cooling Fans.

Before you proceed, make sure you pay special attention to the way the small plastic part that covers the radiator fins is held in place. Locate the screw Length: Can someone suggest a better solution. Your post is so illegible.

Join the cause and cdd sony vaio cd drive state representative to support Right to Repair. Step 12 Optical Drive. As you proceed, you’ll be able to get the front panel further and further disengaged until it is completely off.

I had a drive like that. Just wont read anything anymore. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community.

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All submitted content is subject to our Terms Of Use. Yes No Sorry this didn’t help. I drife not complete this guide. It is sony vaio cd drive secured by forward-facing tabs which engage in slots, and the object is to get those tabs to disengage. Use non-cartridge discs or discs with a removable cartridge.

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The CD drives must be pulled out from the front which is good news, unless you have already removed the power supply expecting to pull the drives out rearward. I have also managed to remove the panel on the top of the CPU. Your optical disc drive supports only circular discs. Sony vaio cd drive please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums–revealing personal information such as wony e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You do not need to actually remove the part at sony vaio cd drive time. No gap between lines! Stand up for your right to repair! Step 6 Hard Drive. Can anyone recommend a decent IT recycling firm?