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Introduction

Use this guide to replace a damaged front cover or to access the inner parts of the camera.

Parts

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  1. Remove the two 3mm (1/8") black screws from the side cover using a #00 Phillips screwdriver.
    • Remove the two 3mm (1/8") black screws from the side cover using a #00 Phillips screwdriver.

  2. On the bottom, remove the 6mm (13/64") screw with the #00 Phillips Screwdriver.
    • On the bottom, remove the 6mm (13/64") screw with the #00 Phillips Screwdriver.

    • Pry up the panel; starting from the front/bottom corner, as indicated.

    • There's a concealed lip, under the opposite edge.

  3. Remove three medium length screws from the bottom of the camera
    • Remove three medium length screws from the bottom of the camera

  4. Remove the two medium length screws on the front panel of the camera above the lens mount.
    • Remove the two medium length screws on the front panel of the camera above the lens mount.

    • Once you done, you may use the Spudger to panel from non-grip side.

    • If you start on the grip side, it will be more challenging to loosen the panel.

Conclusion

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

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2 Comments

This should be labelled: Easy.

tjt263 - Reply

Okay, there are several steps missing.

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