My vaio SVT1311W1ES is unable to start and says 'A disk read error occurred. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del to restart' . The SSD works fine on another machine and my data is backed up. Tried resetting the BIOS to defaults, but no change. The problem started after the laptop was dropped. No visible signs of damage to the motherboard, connectors or components that I can see. I've tried pressing F8 and F10 on boot up and the Assist button but get same message in each case. Any ideas gratefully received!
Most probably. this is hardware issue since you already done with basic troubleshooting. We highly suggest to visit Sony Authorized Service Center nearest you. Your Vaio SVT1311W1ES is a non-U.S. model. You also appear to be located outside the U.S.
For further assistance, we kindly recommend visiting our Sony Global Web site for information on contacting the Sony Support Center in your region at http://www.sony.net/SonyInfo/Support/.
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