Introduction

This guide will teach you how to remove the viewfinder from your camera.

  1. Using a #00 Phillips screw driver, remove three 4.4 mm Phillips screws as indicated by the red circles.
    • Using a #00 Phillips screw driver, remove three 4.4 mm Phillips screws as indicated by the red circles.

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  2. Using your finger, peel back the textured grip so the components are separated.
    • Using your finger, peel back the textured grip so the components are separated.

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    • Using the flat end of a spudger, loosen the connection between the front panel and the device.

    • Remove the front panel using your hands.

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    • Turn Camera over.

    • Using a #00 Phillips screw driver, unscrew the two 4.9 mm Phillips screws located on either side of the viewfinder.

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    • Using a #00 Phillips screw driver, unscrew the one 5.7 mm Phillips screw located next to the LCD screen.

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    • Lay the camera on its back.

    • Unsolder the flash connection from the motherboard as noted by the blue circle.

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    • Remove the top panel by lifting it from the back, pushing it forward over the camera and letting it rotate down in front of the camera.

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    • Unscrew the screws on either side of the viewfinder until the viewfinder can be lifted off

      • Two 8.5 mm Phillips screws

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Conclusion

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

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