These easy instructions are intended to guide you through the replacement process.
To avoid electric shock please make sure product is turned off and disconnected from the power
source. Remove jewelry before you begin work to avoid scratching the surface of your desktop
Place your desktop computer on a clean, stable and covered surface to avoid damage to the
Follow the ESD (Electrostatic Discharge) damage prevention instructions:
o Hold parts by the edges, away from exposed circuitry when possible.
o 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.
Place your PC on a
power cord. Failure to do so can
result in unit damage or personal
Using the enclosed magnetic
screwdriver, remove the marked
screws (3) and set them aside.
PLEASE READ BEFORE YOU START
sides of the computer as shown and slide it
towards you. Grab bottom edges of the cover
and carefully spread them out and then lift up
PCV-RS Series Hard Disk Drive
To remove the cover, hold both
Rotate the PC so
the inside is facing to you.
Identify the location of the Hard