Posts Tagged ‘Laptoport workshop’
Packard Bell EasyNote TJ71 with a VGA problem – ATI Radeon HD 4200.
Recently we had a Packard Bell EasyNote TJ71 notebook brought to us with a graphics issue. When switched on, the machine was demonstrating that it’s powered (with its blue power indicator which lights up), but that’s all.
Dell Inspiron M5010 hard drive replacement – not for the regular user.
Lately, we had a pink Dell Inspiron M5010 which was brought for a hard drive replacement. This notebook has a bit strange design. Its hard drive can not be reached by just taking of a few screws and a plastic cover. It is hidden inside the machine, and the only way to replace it is by taking it apart.
Sony Vaio VGN-FZ31ER (PCG-3A6P) notebook part numbers.
Recently, we had a Sony Vaio VGN-FZ31ER notebook with a problematic onboard Nvidia GeForce 8400M GT graphics card. The machine was not switching on, so we had to open it and send the motherboard for reballing the video chip (or replacing it with a new one).
Toshiba Satellite A300D-126 notebook with an overheating problem.
Recently, a Toshiba Satellite A300D-126 notebook was brought to us with an overheating problem. After performing intensive tasks the machine was switching off, so as to protect the CPU from overheating.
Sony Vaio M Series netbook with a damaged power jack – the video.
Sony Vaio VPCM12M1E (PCG-21313M) netbook – damaged power jack replacement. Its center pin’s plastic was broken. The netbook was not charging, due to a bad contact with the adapter.
The video is above, the post and all the photos – here (for reference and part numbers).
Sony Vaio VPCM12M1E netbook – broken power jack replacement.
Recently a Sony Vaio M Series netbook was brought to us, with a damaged power jack. Its center pin’s plastic was broken – the machine was charging from time to time, due to a bad contact with the adapter.
Compaq 615 notebook used on Valentine’s Day.
Recently, we had an HP Compaq 615 notebook, brought to us for a clean up. The notebook was left next to a candle on Valentine’s Day, and its display lid got melted a bit – forming a spot on its 15.6-inch WXGA LED backlit display (still working and visible).