Introduction

If the LCD screen is damaged or malfunctioning, replacing with a new one may solve the issue. Most of the camera has to be taken apart in order to remove the screen.

Image 1/1: Leaving the camera on while removing presents the risk of electrical shock or permanent data loss.
  • Power off the camera.

  • Leaving the camera on while removing presents the risk of electrical shock or permanent data loss.

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  • Push down on the center button and turn the dial on the side counterclockwise to open the battery compartment.

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  • Pull the orange tab towards the hinge to release the battery.

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Image 1/2: Buttons can fall out easily. Image 2/2: It's easiest to start from the side exposed by an open battery compartment.
  • Pry the black button plate off using a plastic opening tool.

  • Buttons can fall out easily.

  • It's easiest to start from the side exposed by an open battery compartment.

  • When putting this plate back on, orientate the buttons as shown to properly fit back into the plate.

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  • Pull the three buttons out.

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Image 1/1: Remove one hex head screw with a hex 1.3 screwdriver bit.
  • Remove one Phillips screw with a Phillips head 0 screwdriver

  • Remove one hex head screw with a hex 1.3 screwdriver bit.

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  • Unscrew two 4.0mm long hex head screws with a hex 1.3 screwdriver bit.

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  • Unscrew five 4.0mm screws with a Phillips head 0 screwdriver

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Image 1/1: It is easier to start on the side of the open battery compartment.
  • Pry the black bottom plate off using a plastic opening tool.

  • It is easier to start on the side of the open battery compartment.

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Image 1/2: It's recommended to start at the ridge on the top or bottom side. Image 2/2: It's recommended to start at the ridge on the top or bottom side.
  • Pry the front plate off using a plastic opening tool.

  • It's recommended to start at the ridge on the top or bottom side.

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  • Lift off the front plate.

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  • Pry the back plate off with a plastic opening tool

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Image 1/1: It takes some force to pry the latches off, so be careful to not break them.
  • Pry the two latches off using a spudger.

  • It takes some force to pry the latches off, so be careful to not break them.

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Image 1/3: It's best to start on the opposite side. Then pry off the top and end at the bottom. Image 2/3: It may take some force to remove this, but be careful to not break the latches off. Image 3/3: It may take some force to remove this, but be careful to not break the latches off.
  • Pry the remaining latches with a plastic opening tool.

  • It's best to start on the opposite side. Then pry off the top and end at the bottom.

  • It may take some force to remove this, but be careful to not break the latches off.

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Image 1/1: Reattach the LCD ribbon cable into the slot before closing the halves when reassembling.
  • Pull the two halves apart.

  • Reattach the LCD ribbon cable into the slot before closing the halves when reassembling.

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Image 1/2: Unscrew four 3.0 mm screws with a Phillips 00 screwdriver.. Image 2/2: Unscrew four 3.0 mm screws with a Phillips 00 screwdriver..
  • Unscrew seven 4.0 mm screws with a Phillips 00 screwdriver.

  • Unscrew four 3.0 mm screws with a Phillips 00 screwdriver..

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  • Use the plastic opening tool to gently lift the LCD screen up.

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Conclusion

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

Cory Teixeira

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