Introduction

Replacing the battery in your Sony Vaio Fit 13A laptop is one of the easiest repairs you can attempt. With minimal technical knowledge you will be able to fix any battery related issues you may be having.

Starting with the laptop top-down, locate and remove the twelve 1mm Phillips #0 screws securing the back cover to the main body of the computer. Starting with the laptop top-down, locate and remove the twelve 1mm Phillips #0 screws securing the back cover to the main body of the computer.
  • Starting with the laptop top-down, locate and remove the twelve 1mm Phillips #0 screws securing the back cover to the main body of the computer.

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Use the Plastic Opening Tools or Metal Spudger to carefully loosen back cover from the body of the computer. Be sure to avoid headphone jack when removing back cover by lifting cover away from computer and up.
  • Use the Plastic Opening Tools or Metal Spudger to carefully loosen back cover from the body of the computer.

  • Be sure to avoid headphone jack when removing back cover by lifting cover away from computer and up.

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Lift off back cover to access inner components of computer.
  • Lift off back cover to access inner components of computer.

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Locate and remove the ten 1mm Phillips #0 screws that are securing the battery in place. Locate and remove the ten 1mm Phillips #0 screws that are securing the battery in place.
  • Locate and remove the ten 1mm Phillips #0 screws that are securing the battery in place.

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Remove the battery with the Plastic Opening Tool by placing the tool between the battery and the computer and cautiously prying it out. Remove the battery with the Plastic Opening Tool by placing the tool between the battery and the computer and cautiously prying it out.
  • Remove the battery with the Plastic Opening Tool by placing the tool between the battery and the computer and cautiously prying it out.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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