Having problems with your Sony VAIO PCV-RX741 (T99860952) PC Desktop ?

Trying to find out how to access the fan in a PCV-RX741 sony vaio desktop model so that I can clean the blades,dirty.There is no info whatsoever,only on laptops.There doesn't seem to be any screws around the fan box to get to it.Am I supposed to take off the other side of case also?Tech support could not help,Sony couldn't help ,they just want you to send it in. They said that a service manual is not available to the public.


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Are you trying to get to the fan in the power supply? This will get you there. You have to remove the left side of the case. Once you get inside you will see one screw that is holding the power supply to a bar, remove that screw. I had to take out the floppy drive to get the power supply out. The power supply just snaps out by pressing the chrome tab and swinging it out away from the motherboard. That should take care of it.
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\015\012You will then have to take the power supply apart to clean the power supply fan. Plus you can gain access to everthing once the power supply is out of the case.
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I think Sony Tech support lied to you. To access your system, please click the following link:
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\015\012http://www.docs.sony.com/release/PCVRX741-p_hc.pdf
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\015\012Look at page 71 of the User Guide. If you need further assistance, please let me know.
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