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Purchasing a fan
\015 I'm totally lost !I'd like to know where to go on the net to order a processor fan for my sony laptop?The model is PCG 682L and the series is 3000134..Thanks\015
Try Tiger Direct.\015\012http://www.tigerdirect.com/\015\012Or this site:\015\012http://www2.partstore.com/Brand-Landing-Pages/Sony/Sony-G.dot?s=google&gclid=CNe_nZ-2g54CFRCdnAodGVDzYA\015\012
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