Introduction

This replacement guide shows how to remove the camera's motherboard, located on the back side of the camera. The back panel must be removed to access this component.

Squeeze the eyepiece between your index finger and thumb and lift up and off
  • Squeeze the eyepiece between your index finger and thumb and lift up and off

Using the PH000 screwdriver head, remove the four 4 mm screws on the bottom of the camera
  • Using the PH000 screwdriver head, remove the four 4 mm screws on the bottom of the camera

On the right side of the camera (from the LCD screen), use the PH000 screwdriver head to remove the two 3mm screws
  • On the right side of the camera (from the LCD screen), use the PH000 screwdriver head to remove the two 3mm screws

Remove grip by slowly peeling off
  • Remove grip by slowly peeling off

Using the PH000 screwdriver, remove the four 4mm screws behind the eyepiece
  • Using the PH000 screwdriver, remove the four 4mm screws behind the eyepiece

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On the left side of the camera (from the LCD screen), use the PH000 screwdriver head to remove one 4 mm screw
  • On the left side of the camera (from the LCD screen), use the PH000 screwdriver head to remove one 4 mm screw

Remove side panel by lifting off with fingers
  • Remove side panel by lifting off with fingers

Use hands to pry off the back panel
  • Use hands to pry off the back panel

Using the PH00 screwdriver head, unscrew the three 3mm screws
  • Using the PH00 screwdriver head, unscrew the three 3mm screws

Disconnect the five cables attached to the motherboard by gently pulling with tweezers
  • Disconnect the five cables attached to the motherboard by gently pulling with tweezers

Remove tab from base by lifting up with finger
  • Remove tab from base by lifting up with finger

Using the PH00 screwdriver head, unscrew the three 3mm screws on the left side of the camera
  • Using the PH00 screwdriver head, unscrew the three 3mm screws on the left side of the camera

Using the PH00 screwdriver head, unscrew the last 4mm screw from the motherboard
  • Using the PH00 screwdriver head, unscrew the last 4mm screw from the motherboard

Remove motherboard by gently lifting out with fingers Remove motherboard by gently lifting out with fingers
  • Remove motherboard by gently lifting out with fingers

Conclusion

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

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