Introduction

If you getting a new antenna doesn't work, there might be a problem with the antenna connection inside the camera. This guide will show you how to replace input cable that attaches the antenna to the motherboard.

Parts

No parts required.

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  • Remove the four bottom tabs in order to access the bottom screws.

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  • Remove all four 14 mm Phillips #1 screws.

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  • Remove the SD card.

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Image 1/1: The regular black nylon spudger should be used whenever possible, especially around sensitive internal components.
  • Pry up the motherboard on the four points using a spudger.

  • The regular black nylon spudger should be used whenever possible, especially around sensitive internal components.

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  • Gently pull back the motherboard to expose many of the component's wired connections.

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  • Unscrew the antenna in a counter-clockwise rotation.

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Image 1/1: ''Screw length: 5.3mm''
  • Take out the screw holding the antenna wire with the PH1 size Phillips head bit.

    • Screw length: 5.3mm

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Image 1/1: The regular black nylon spudger should be used whenever possible, especially around sensitive internal components.
  • Gently pry open the circuit board attached to the antenna wire using a metal spudger.

  • The regular black nylon spudger should be used whenever possible, especially around sensitive internal components.

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  • Remove the antenna female end from the motherboard.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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