Introduction

This guide provides a breakdown that shows how to replace the function wheel on your Canon PowerShot SX160 IS by disassembling a portion of the camera to access the function wheel.

Parts

No parts required.

Unscrew the 2-4.8mm black Phillips head screws from the front of the camera using a #0 Phillips screwdriver. Unscrew the 2-4.8mm black Phillips head screws from the side of the camera using a #0 Phillips screwdriver. Unscrew the 3-4.8mm black Phillips head screws from the bottom of the camera using a #0 Phillips screwdriver.
  • Unscrew the 2-4.8mm black Phillips head screws from the front of the camera using a #0 Phillips screwdriver.

  • Unscrew the 2-4.8mm black Phillips head screws from the side of the camera using a #0 Phillips screwdriver.

  • Unscrew the 3-4.8mm black Phillips head screws from the bottom of the camera using a #0 Phillips screwdriver.

Using your hands, gently separate the back panel from the camera. Continue to pull the back panel until it completely detaches from the camera.
  • Using your hands, gently separate the back panel from the camera.

  • Continue to pull the back panel until it completely detaches from the camera.

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Use a #0 phillips screwdriver to unscrew the 3-3.75mm silver Phillips head screws from the function wheel panel of the camera. Use a #0 phillips screwdriver to unscrew the 3-3.75mm silver Phillips head screws from the function wheel panel of the camera.
  • Use a #0 phillips screwdriver to unscrew the 3-3.75mm silver Phillips head screws from the function wheel panel of the camera.

Remove and replace the function wheel.
  • Remove and replace the function wheel.

Conclusion

Congratulations, you have successfully replaced your function wheel. To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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