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So, I have a Sony Vaio VGN-C240E (AKA PCG-6R3L) and I accidentally dropped it. It fell on the right rear corner where the power cord plugs in while th...
Rule number one, be gentle, ground yourself, and don' be a Neanderthal. This is a laptop, not a piece of meat. If you're not careful, your attempt to ...
Remove your battery. You don't want any potential problems and aside from your own body (which you should've grounded) the battery is the only energy ...
Flip your Vaio over and remove all the screws. Remove your DVD ROM drive and Hard drive.
Once you've done all that, flip the laptop back over and remove the keyboard by pressing on the little clamps at the top as shown in the pictures. I u...
Remove the keyboard ribbon and all other ribbons that you see there. For the keyboard ribbon, I had to push the little black plastic back a little and...
Now, flip you Vaio onto its side so that you can see the underside of the DVD ROM drive bay. Inside the bay, there are three small screws. You'll need...
Now you're ready to take off the cover. Slowly lift off the cover that hides all your hardware. If you do this fast, you'll likely break something. Al...
The plastic pieces that held the DC plug flush with the outside of my case broke and left only the metal piece that held it down, which itself is badl...
Here is the metal piece which I've bent back into place as well as possible.
Finally, to keep the DC input module in place, I used Titebond Wood glue. Use your strong adhesive of choice. Just give it plenty of time to dry. I pl...
Now trace your steps backwards and put it back together and you're done. I hope this will have been helpful to someone. If it was, let me know. Take ...
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