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Vaio FS series VGRFS640 CD DVD drive Replacement

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The CD/DVD drive is what allows a computer to read and write CDs or DVDs. If this isn't working properly it can be a hinderance to the laptop's usability.

  • Author: Geoffrey
  • Time estimate: 30 minutes
  • Difficulty: Moderate

This guide will instruct you, step by step, in how to remove and replace the disk drive in your Vaio VGRFS640.

Sections
Tools
Relevant Parts

Step 1 CD DVD drive  ¶ 

Unscrew the screws holding in the CD/ DVD drive. Unscrew the screws holding in the CD/ DVD drive.

Step 1 CD DVD drive  ¶ 

  • Unscrew the screws holding in the CD/ DVD drive.

Step 2  ¶ 

Remove the CD/ DVD drive by gently lifting it up and out of the laptop. Remove the CD/ DVD drive by gently lifting it up and out of the laptop.

Step 2  ¶ 

  • Remove the CD/ DVD drive by gently lifting it up and out of the laptop.

Step 3  ¶ 

Get the new CD/ DVD drive. Make sure that the new CD/ DVD drive is compatable with the Vaio VGRFS640

Step 3  ¶ 

  • Get the new CD/ DVD drive.

  • Make sure that the new CD/ DVD drive is compatable with the Vaio VGRFS640

  • Sony no-longer has a list of compatable drivers, however the original driver can be found here under optical drive.