Having problems with your Sony PCGK37 Notebook ?

Battery i have a sony vaio laptop PCG-K33. I didn't have restart disks but installed oem windows xp in it. i also downloaded all drivers needed for the system from sony's website. the battery it belongs with is not holding up so i ordered a after market one. the laptop doen't work properly with it. It is a replacement battery for the proper model number. PCGA-BP2NY. the laptop shuts off with out able to turn on at 85% batt life. it won't charge anymore cause the indicator light won't blink like


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The battery is not the problem the computer cant hold the storage
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