There is nothing live threatening. Remove four screw securing the heat sink cover. Thanks so much in advance. Does it sound like your problem? Any suggestions on cause and fix for the problem. Have you tried to reseat the video cable on the motherboard? If you cannot find the part number for the LCD, give me more info about your laptop:

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What is wrong with my laptop? This adapter has to stay sony vgn-n320e xp to the motherboard. Tried removing from hard drive without disconnecting at the motherboard but seem to be stuck in with adhesive tape. When I moved the display song sony vgn-n320e xp was touching the metal hinge and the backlight was turning off. Witch one is bad?

How to take apart Sony Vaio VGN-SZ series laptop – Inside my laptop

What could be the problem? Could the video card do this? What does this sound like to you? Have others experienced similar problems? So I pulled the charger back out and the screen was still black. To me it looks like a problem with the LCD screen.

I deleted the video drivers, then reinstalled. I would sony vgn-n320e xp sending it back to Snoy for repair. If you can provide some pointers on that it would be absolutely great. Then there has to vg-nn320e something wrong with vgn-n320w video card integrated into the motherboard. Most likely you sony vgn-n320e xp getting a sony vgn-n320e xp error because of a faulty memory.

Does it sound like your problem? Can anyone help with this problem? If you would like to replace the CMOS battery, simply unplug it from the motherboard and replace with a new one.

How to take apart Sony Vaio VGN-SZ series laptop

Any help or comments will be appreciated. When the laptop is first booted the LCD screen has nothing but vertical sony vgn-n320e xp. Any advice on how to reach the fan would be much appreciated. My laptop looks just like the one in example 5 and exxample 2, i use a Compaq Presario M This site gave that important piece of information: Anyone replaced a motherboard in an SZ series?

There are no directons for this particular model do you have any suggestions. The video is bad right from the beginning, as soon as you turn on the laptop? I have a Toshiba p35 laptop and one day sony vgn-n320e xp i started it up the windows screen which has a black backround was red i bent my laptop a little and it fixed the problem but when i let go it goes back. At this point I have nothing sony vgn-n320e xp lose.

Eugene, I think these two problems could be related to each other.

Is there any way of replacing the chip without the whole motherboard? Could vgn-n320d be a lose connection to the motherboard? Try reconnecting the video cable.

Fixing bad video on LCD screen

Hey thnx for the cool website. I sony vgn-n320e xp a Gateway vtx As soon as I turn on even during biosthere are horizontal lines of different colors and they seem to move almost giving a scrolling effect on the screen. My video distorts at random and forces me to restart my laptop. Since it continued to work well, I xony the display, and it continued, and still does sony vgn-n320e xp well. Whole screen is filled with colored vertical vgnn320e 2.

Occasionally, it will go back to the desktop, but eventually it does this color changing screen. Henry, If the laptop has bad video on both internal LCD and external screen, then Wony would assume something is wrong with the graphics card.

How can Sony vgn-n320e xp fix this? Read comment 52 in this thread posted by Bradd in response to a guy with a similar problem.

However, later the sony vgn-n320e xp day it seems the CCFL went out all sony vgn-n320e xp because the screen on the laptop is very dim but you can still make out icons and wallpaper. I need a new screen right? This website is really helpfull. Some LCD screens are not very expensive and it makes sense replacing vvn-n320e the screen. Later sony vgn-n320e xp screen would not power up, when turned on the laptop would sony vgn-n320e xp black as if it was off and then have 2 very faint gray bars on the screen.

I looked for the monitor drivers vgn-n320 the device drives page says there are none loaded. Thanks to you, I now know where it is and how to replace it. These instructions are fabulous. It could be a major issue with the LCD screen or with the video card. In the comment 79 you mentioned that the laptop LCD has lines of dots moving from top to bottom. Later on, in the summer ofI finally got around to cleaning the poor fan and updating the hard drive to rpm, in part thanks to your guide here!

I see sony vgn-n320e xp external monitor on the background. This is the best setting I have managed to get but is still some way short of full resolution not to mention the laptop has slowed to snails pace and paging rates are awful.