Introduction

This guide shows you how to remove and replace the front cover of the camera.

Parts

No parts required.

Turn the camera with the bottom side facing up. Locate the panel labeled "Batt. Open"
  • Turn the camera with the bottom side facing up.

  • Locate the panel labeled "Batt. Open"

  • Place your finger on the panel and slide it in the direction of the arrow.

  • The slot will swing open revealing the battery pack.

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Rotate the camera so that the slot is horizontal.
  • Rotate the camera so that the slot is horizontal.

  • Pull the orange lever and the battery will spring out slightly.

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Grasp battery and fully pull out of slot
  • Grasp battery and fully pull out of slot

  • When placing the new battery back in the slot, the arrow on the battery must align with the arrow on the camera.

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Start by laying the camera flat with the LCD screen facing up.
  • Start by laying the camera flat with the LCD screen facing up.

  • Remove the 3.8mm screw in the upper right corner.

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Position the camera with the bottom facing up.
  • Position the camera with the bottom facing up.

  • Remove the 4.8mm screw.

  • Remove the two 2.3mm screws.

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Position the camera so that the rubber "AV Out Digital" tab is facing upward. Slide this rubber tab out of the way to reveal the bottom screw.
  • Position the camera so that the rubber "AV Out Digital" tab is facing upward.

  • Slide this rubber tab out of the way to reveal the bottom screw.

  • Remove the two 3.7mm screws.

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Turn the camera with the back side facing you.
  • Turn the camera with the back side facing you.

  • Grip the edges of the back plate, and carefully slide it off.

  • If there is any resistance in movement, double check there are no screws left in the chassis.

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Orientate the camera as in the picture. Remove the two 2.3mm outer screws.
  • Orientate the camera as in the picture.

  • Remove the two 2.3mm outer screws.

  • Remove the two 3.8mm screws near the strap bracket.

  • Remove small panel covering mounting bracket.

  • Remove door covering memory card.

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Rotate the camera so that the bottom side is facing you.
  • Rotate the camera so that the bottom side is facing you.

  • Remove the 3.8mm screw below the mounting bracket.

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Rotate the camera so that the front is facing you.
  • Rotate the camera so that the front is facing you.

  • Grasp sides of front cover and carefully pull the front panel off of the camera.

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Conclusion

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

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