Once I had removed the screw the DVD slid out easily. So far I am on step I would prefer not to take a chance on breaking something or a part that is in all probability unavailable. Jorge, In this guide. Did you remove memory modules?

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It seemed like all sony vaio pcg-k215m OK. When I powered it up after re-assembly, I had a problem! The RAM in there now is a Samsung, which i added less than two years ago.

Also, after you get them apart, be sure to clean off the old thermal compound with some rubbing alcohol before applying new grease….

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Is it possible to remove the cpu from the heatsink on the fan—it looks like it is soldered. Great step by step guide.

How to disassemble Sony Vaio PCG-K

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I wonder if in my case pcf-k215m is only the dust in the fans etc.

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

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Stripped it and found the slot, installed the card and antenna.