Turn off the camera.
  • Turn off the camera.

    • Locate the power switch on the front of the camera below the camera lens.

    • Slide the switch to the off position.

Locate the 3 screws that hold the back cover to the camera. One screw is located on the film opener side of the camera.
  • Locate the 3 screws that hold the back cover to the camera.

    • One screw is located on the film opener side of the camera.

    • The other screws are located on the opposite side of the camera.

Use the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver and remove the screws on the back cover. Use the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver and remove the screws on the back cover. Use the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver and remove the screws on the back cover.
  • Use the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver and remove the screws on the back cover.

Open the film door to remove the back cover. Slide the film door lever to the left until the film door opens.
  • Open the film door to remove the back cover.

    • Slide the film door lever to the left until the film door opens.

Use a plastic opening tool to pry the case open until a small gap is present. Repeat this process at the top and bottom of the film door to loosen it.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to pry the case open until a small gap is present.

    • Repeat this process at the top and bottom of the film door to loosen it.

Grab the top and bottom of the case firmly as shown. Gently remove the back of the camera case with a slight twisting motion. Gently remove the back of the camera case with a slight twisting motion.
  • Grab the top and bottom of the case firmly as shown.

    • Gently remove the back of the camera case with a slight twisting motion.

Locate the 3 screws on the camera that hold the front cover of the camera to the camera body. The first 2 are located on the bottom of the camera.
  • Locate the 3 screws on the camera that hold the front cover of the camera to the camera body.

    • The first 2 are located on the bottom of the camera.

    • The last screw is located behind the flash module.

      • Turn the camera on, and raise the flash module to locate the flash module screw.

Remove the 2 screws at the base of the camera housing. Use the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver and remove the screws.
  • Remove the 2 screws at the base of the camera housing.

    • Use the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver and remove the screws.

    • Repeat this process for the screw behind the flash module.

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Remove the screw located under the flash module using the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver. Remove the screw located under the flash module using the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver.
  • Remove the screw located under the flash module using the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver.

Remove the flash cover. Remove the flash module by twisting it up and outward of the camera housing.
  • Remove the flash cover.

    • Remove the flash module by twisting it up and outward of the camera housing.

    • The cover can now be be removed.

Remove the film door lever. Remove the screw holding the film lever in place by using a Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver.
  • Remove the film door lever.

    • Remove the screw holding the film lever in place by using a Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver.

    • Using a plastic opening tool, gently pry the switch upwards to remove it.

Open the battery door by pushing the lever towards the arrow indicated.
  • Open the battery door by pushing the lever towards the arrow indicated.

Remove the front cover. Insert your thumb in the film hole and gently pry the bottom loose. Once the front is loose, gently pull it out.
  • Remove the front cover.

    • Insert your thumb in the film hole and gently pry the bottom loose.

    • Once the front is loose, gently pull it out.

Locate the 3 screws on the top of the camera.
  • Locate the 3 screws on the top of the camera.

    • These will be removed in the next step.

Remove the 3 screws using the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver. Remove the 3 screws using the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver. Remove the 3 screws using the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver.
  • Remove the 3 screws using the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver.

Remove the LCD. Gently pry the LCD and plastic bezel upward with a plastic opening tool.
  • Remove the LCD.

    • Gently pry the LCD and plastic bezel upward with a plastic opening tool.

    • Remove LCD and replace as needed.

Locate the screw on the front of the camera that holds the view finder assembly.
  • Locate the screw on the front of the camera that holds the view finder assembly.

Using the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver, remove the screw.
  • Using the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver, remove the screw.

Remove the 3 view finder covers. The first one is metal and comes off easily.
  • Remove the 3 view finder covers.

    • The first one is metal and comes off easily.

    • The last two are plastic and tend to fall off, so gently remove them.

Locate the 2 screws on the top of the camera.
  • Locate the 2 screws on the top of the camera.

    • These are holding the view finder assembly in place.

Use the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver to remove the screws. Use the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver to remove the screws.
  • Use the Phillips #00 Precision Screwdriver to remove the screws.

Remove the mount holding the view finder in place. Remove the mount holding the view finder in place.
  • Remove the mount holding the view finder in place.

Remove the front view finder. Gently fold the plastic up from the back.
  • Remove the front view finder.

    • Gently fold the plastic up from the back.

    • Pull up to remove the front view finder.

Gently grab the back view finder.
  • Gently grab the back view finder.

  • Slide up to remove from camera.

Conclusion

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

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