Sony VGN-FE570G User Manual

Important! please read before you start

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VGN-FE Series Hard Disk Drive

Replacement Instructions

P/N 994636700

Rev. C


Step 1. Prepare the Computer.



Make sure the

computer is turned off, the lid is closed,
and the AC Adapter is disconnected.
Failure to do so can result in damage to
the computer.

Place the computer upside down on a
protected surface with the front edge
facing you.

Step 2. Remove the Battery Pack.

Locate the two tabs as shown in the
picture. One is on the left end of the
battery pack, and the other is located on
the right side. Using your thumbs and
fingers push both tabs in the release
direction; gently push the battery pack
away from you.

Step 3. Locate HDD Bay.

Rotate the computer with the Hard
Disk Drive (HDD) bay facing you as
shown in the picture.

These easy instructions are intended to guide you through the replacement process.


To avoid electric shock, please make sure product is turned off and AC Adaptor is disconnected
from the power source. Remove jewelry before you begin work to avoid scratching the surface of
your notebook computer.*


Place your notebook computer on a clean, stable and covered surface to avoid damage to the
computer’s case.*


Follow the ESD (Electrostatic Discharge) damage prevention instructions:


Hold parts by the edges, away from exposed circuitry when possible.


Do not walk around excessively as this promotes static build-up.


The appearance of the electronic components shown in the illustrations may be different from the
components shipped. This slight difference does not affect the accuracy of these instructions.

* Sony is not responsible for any loss of data associated with your computer or any damage caused by incorrect handling of
the computer under these procedures. The terms of your Sony limited warranty continue to apply.



Push tabs in the release direction