Introduction

With this step by step guide you will learn how to replace a laptop battery for the Sony Vaio PCG-981L.

Parts

No parts required.

Place the laptop on a flat surface as shown in the photograph.
  • Place the laptop on a flat surface as shown in the photograph.

  • Make sure to shut down your computer and remove any power cords you may have connected before continuing.

Rotate the computer so that it is orientated like in the photo.
  • Rotate the computer so that it is orientated like in the photo.

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Flip the computer over so that it is facing upside down.
  • Flip the computer over so that it is facing upside down.

Slide the battery cover upwards.
  • Slide the battery cover upwards.

Now you should be able to see part of the computer's battery. Carefully pull this out. Now you should be able to see part of the computer's battery. Carefully pull this out. Now you should be able to see part of the computer's battery. Carefully pull this out.
  • Now you should be able to see part of the computer's battery. Carefully pull this out.

Dispose of the old battery carefully and responsibly. To install a new battery, follow these steps in reverse order. Dispose of the old battery carefully and responsibly. To install a new battery, follow these steps in reverse order.
  • Dispose of the old battery carefully and responsibly. To install a new battery, follow these steps in reverse order.

Conclusion

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

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