Introduction

This guide will give you step-by-step instructions on how to replace the record slider on your Contour Roam2 waterproof action camera if the camera won't begin or end recording properly.

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/1: The screws in the camera are very small and can strip very easily. Apply consistent pressure when removing screws.
  • Using the phillips head screwdriver (PH000) locate and remove the 4.45mm (.175in) screw by the 180 degree graphic on the metal ring.

  • The screws in the camera are very small and can strip very easily. Apply consistent pressure when removing screws.

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  • Rotate the metal ring counterclockwise until completely removed.

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  • Using the phillips head screwdriver (PH000) remove the two 4.46mm (.175in) screws on each side near the back of the camera.

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  • Grab the camera on both sides and slide the outer shell forward until completely removed.

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Image 1/1: The record slider should come out easily no matter the position (forward or backward).
  • Lift the record slider out.

  • The record slider should come out easily no matter the position (forward or backward).

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Conclusion

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

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Matthew Kofsky

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I have had this camera since I was 16 I am 21 now and there was something wrong with the slider I am glad I didn't get rid of it! Because of you it is fixed now!!!

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