1. *Be sure to always remove the battery from the camera before disassembling to avoid permanent damage.
    • *Be sure to always remove the battery from the camera before disassembling to avoid permanent damage.

    • There are a total of 6 (3mm) external screws that will need to be removed; 2 on the left side, 2 on the bottom, and 2 on the right side.

    • 1.) Remove the 2 screws on the left side

    • 2.) Remove the 2 screws on the bottom of the camera.

    • 3.) Remove the 2 screws on the right side of the camera.

  2. Use spludger tool or small flathead screw driver to gently lift and remove back face plate.
    • Use spludger tool or small flathead screw driver to gently lift and remove back face plate.

    • After removing exterior screws, gently lift off the front face plate.

    • After removing the front faceplate you will find 4 (3mm) screws on the interior.

    • Remove all 4 interior screws.

    • Remove 1 (6 mm) Screw from the bottom of the silver metal plate. The screw is also silver

    • With blue spludger tool gently lift the metal plate from the face of the camera.

    • The plate is held by a piece of double sided tape so there will be a bit of resistance.

    • Remove 3 (3 mm) screws from the top surface of the motherboard.

    • You will notice that there is one on the top, and 2 on the bottom in a triangular shape.

    • Gently remove the ribbon cable from the top of the motherboard with a pair of tweezers.

    • Be careful during this step not to rip or tear the cable.

    • Use the blue spludger tool to gently unplug the last ribbon cable that is attached to the motherboard.

    • Remove the motherboard with your fingers.

Conclusion

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

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