How to change a keyboard of Sony Laptop/Notebook PCG-FR415M

This post illustrates the steps (mainly through photos ) required to replace a Sony Laptop PCG-FR415M Keyboard.

1. Order a new keyboard for the Laptop. Make sure to order the keyboard using correct part number or keyboard number of the laptop model.

Sony Laptop Keyboard Repair

i.e for FRV(PCG-FR415M) model  Laptop US Keyboard number is KFRMBA136A  and part number is 147808621.

2. Using a sharp object carefully lift the top cover. The place where the sharp object should be used are marked in yellow color.

Sony Laptop Keyboard Repair1

Sony Laptop Keyboard Repair2

Sony Laptop Keyboard Repair3

Unscrew the keyboard screw and slowly remove the keyboard from laptop after disconnecting the keyboard from the laptop.

Sony Laptop Keyboard Repair Unscrew

And now replace the old keyboard with the new one.

Sony Laptop Keyboard Repair Picture

and connect the keyboard to the laptop and fix the top cover.

The above steps looks simple but still these steps have to be done through proper laptop technician to avoid any damage to the laptop.

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Ravi Shankar

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  • Jean Pierre claudel June 3, 2010, 7:36 pm

    Pb, On the first step when I try to lift the top cover, at the center of the top cover, it still bloqued!!

    Do you have any screws or clip?

    JP Claudel

  • erwin tejero November 17, 2010, 9:13 am

    i would like to buy a keyboard for replacement to my laptop… where i should buy this? and much is the price…?

  • zeeshan December 26, 2011, 7:45 pm

    hello …….i need keys pad of sony laptop model pcg 9n1nma

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