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Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement

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  1. Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement, Disassembling the Canon PowerShot A200 Case: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the two screws at the bottom of the camera.

  2. Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 2, image 1 of 2 Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Locate a screw and a rubber covering on the left side of the camera. Slide the rubber covering to expose a second screw.

    • Remove both screws with the Phillips #00 screwdriver.

  3. Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 3, image 1 of 2 Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • Open the battery compartment on the right side of the camera by pushing slightly in the direction of the arrow.

    • Be sure to remove the memory card.

    • Remove the two screws by the memory card slot using the Phillips #00 screwdriver.

  4. Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 4, image 1 of 2 Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 4, image 2 of 2
    • Pull the grey tab towards the back of the camera. Lift the black cover to expose the battery slots.

    • Remove the two visible screws with the Phillips #00 screwdriver.

    • During reassembly, the holes for these screws must align properly with the interior of the camera body. Then the black battery cover must lie flat and be held in place by the grey tab.

  5. Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 5, image 1 of 2 Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 5, image 2 of 2
    • Remove the screen battery located to the left of the screen.

  6. Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 6, image 1 of 2 Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 6, image 2 of 2
    • Gently pull the camera apart from the top.

    • Be careful. The two halves are still attached by two short ribbons at the bottom of the camera.

  7. Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 7, image 1 of 2 Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 7, image 2 of 2
    Tool used on this step:
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    • Locate the black tabs on either side of the white ribbon.

    • Use the metal tweezers to gently move these tabs to the outside edges of the ribbon.

    • Gently pull the white ribbon out from its connection.

  8. Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 8, image 1 of 3 Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 8, image 2 of 3 Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 8, image 3 of 3
    • Locate the black tabs on either side of the orange ribbon.

    • Use the metal tweezers to gently move these tabs to the outside edges of the ribbon.

    • Gently pull the orange ribbon out of its connection.

    • Your camera will now be in two separate pieces.

  9. Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement, Camera Lens: step 9, image 1 of 3 Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement, Camera Lens: step 9, image 2 of 3 Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement, Camera Lens: step 9, image 3 of 3
    Tool used on this step:
    Tweezers
    $4.99
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    • Use the Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the seven screws holding the camera body to the case.

    • Pull out the camera body from the camera casing.

    • Use the metal tweezers to unplug the orange connector.

  10. Canon PowerShot A200 Camera Lens Replacement: step 10, image 1 of 1
    • Use the Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the six screws that secure the camera lens.

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    • Use the metal tweezers to remove the orange ribbon from the top of the camera body.

    • Gently remove the lens from the camera body.

    • When removing the lens, be aware that small pieces may fall out.

Conclusion

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

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