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Good People,

My motherboard went bad on my vaio..........It has set for over a year and now I have decided to replace the motherboard for an extra comp in the house.......I cannot get the case open...........I have taken out every screw..........any ideas or thoughts?

Thank you

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I don't have the same model you do (I have the PCG-TR3AP), but I recently took mine apart and I thought that three of the screws were pretty tricky. Hopefully they used the same tricks on your model.

There are screws under each of the back rubber feet. I just peeled the feet off and when I was done they had enough sticky stuff on them to stick back on ok.

There is a screw in the compartment with the RAM. Take the RAM cover off to expose it.

Lastly, on my model there is a bit of a trick in lifting the keypad piece off once all the screws are removed. I had to raise/lower the monitor portion until I got the angle just right and the hinges slipped out.

Hope this helps. And good luck!

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Got all the screws, but still not coming apart............I have tried the angle of the monitor but dont think that is it,,,,,,,,,,,,thks for try, but still looking for help.

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