Introduction

If your battery notch is stuck, or even broken, then follow this guide to replace the notch. All it takes is some hard work, a few tools, and the right attitude.

Image 1/2: Unscrew the 7mm with the #00 screw driver. Image 2/2: Unscrew the 7mm with the #00 screw driver.
  • Locate the side of camera with the HDMI port.

  • Unscrew the 7mm with the #00 screw driver.

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  • Use your fingers to gently detach the plastic component from the camera

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  • Unscrew the bottom three 4mm screws with the #00 screwdriver

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  • Unscrew the inner 4mm screw with the #00 screw driver

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Image 1/2: Unscrew the bottom 4 mm screw on the right side of the camera Image 2/2: Unscrew the bottom 4 mm screw on the right side of the camera
  • Unscrew the top 7mm screw on the right side of the camera.

  • Unscrew the bottom 4 mm screw on the right side of the camera

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Image 1/3: Use your fingers to pull off the back panel Image 2/3: Use your fingers to pull off the back panel Image 3/3: Use your fingers to pull off the back panel
  • Use the plastic opening tool to pry open the entire back panel

  • Use your fingers to pull off the back panel

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Image 1/3: Use the pliers (or your fingers) to take off the white notch Image 2/3: There is a spring underneath the battery notch! Do not lose this spring or let it fall off! Image 3/3: There is a spring underneath the battery notch! Do not lose this spring or let it fall off!
  • Now that the panel is off, unscrew the 9mm screw holding the battery notch in.

  • Use the pliers (or your fingers) to take off the white notch

    • There is a spring underneath the battery notch! Do not lose this spring or let it fall off!

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Conclusion

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

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