Introduction

This installation guide will help you remove your broken LCD and install in a new replacement.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Turn the camera with the bottom side facing up.
    • 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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  2. 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

    • 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.

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

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    • 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.

    • Remove the two 3.7mm screws.

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    • 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.

    • 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.

    • Remove the 3.8mm screw below the mounting bracket.

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    • 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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    • Position the camera so that the motherboard is facing you.

    • Remove the plastic flap covering the motherboard.

    • Using your fingernail, open the black clip holding the ribbon cable.

    • Grab the ribbon cable and carefully pull it out of slot.

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

    • Remove the 2.1mm screw.

    • Grab the sides of the bottom panel and lift it up to expose the ribbon cable.

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    • Turn the camera so that the motherboard is facing you.

    • Using your fingernail, open the black clip holding the ribbon cable.

    • Grab the ribbon cable and carefully pull it out of slot.

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    • Turn the camera so that the LCD screen is facing you.

    • Remove the two 2.1mm screws on the aluminum tabs of the LCD screen.

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    • Using a pair of tweezers, carefully pull the top ribbon cable out of the slot.

    • Grasp sides of LCD screen and lift off of camera.

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Conclusion

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

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