Introduction

In this guide you will be able to replace the camera lens. Due to repeated use or accidents, the lens may get cracked or become scratched. Disassembly of the camera body is needed to access the lens.

Parts

No parts required.

Pull up the Velcro strap starting from the front of the camera and working your way towards the back. If you are adjusting the hand-strap, tighten or loosen the Velcro strap accordingly and reattach it.
  • Pull up the Velcro strap starting from the front of the camera and working your way towards the back.

  • If you are adjusting the hand-strap, tighten or loosen the Velcro strap accordingly and reattach it.

  • To remove the hand-strap, pull the Velcro strip through the leather pad.

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Remove the strap from the camera body. Remove the strap from the camera body.
  • Remove the strap from the camera body.

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Press in the battery release tab located on the bottom of the camera. Slide the battery out from the body.
  • Press in the battery release tab located on the bottom of the camera.

  • Slide the battery out from the body.

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Start by removing the two  6mm Phillips #00 screws located on the right side of the camera. Remove four more 6mm Phillips #00 screws found on the bottom of the camera.
  • Start by removing the two 6mm Phillips #00 screws located on the right side of the camera.

  • Remove four more 6mm Phillips #00 screws found on the bottom of the camera.

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Open the display screen and remove the three 5mm Phillips #00 screws. Look to the swivel point for the screen to find the last two 5mm Phillips #00 screws that must be removed.
  • Open the display screen and remove the three 5mm Phillips #00 screws.

  • Look to the swivel point for the screen to find the last two 5mm Phillips #00 screws that must be removed.

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Gently pull the plastic casing away from the camera. Gently pull the plastic casing away from the camera.
  • Gently pull the plastic casing away from the camera.

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Remove one 5mm Phillips PH#00 screw from the top of the camera. Pull away the plastic shutter casing; this contains the microphone. Using the plastic opening tool or something similar, carefully disconnect the white 4 pin connector to remove the shutter casing.
  • Remove one 5mm Phillips PH#00 screw from the top of the camera.

  • Pull away the plastic shutter casing; this contains the microphone.

  • Using the plastic opening tool or something similar, carefully disconnect the white 4 pin connector to remove the shutter casing.

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Remove the three 5mm Phillips PH#00 screws surrounding the camera lens. Pull the lens off of the camera and replace.
  • Remove the three 5mm Phillips PH#00 screws surrounding the camera lens.

  • Pull the lens off of the camera and replace.

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Conclusion

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

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I think you need a part, the lens..... Which is what I also need, which is why I'm here..... Now, if I could just figure out where to get a lens your tutorial would be helpful.

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