Introduction

This guide will explain how to remove the front cover from the camera. This is the cover that surrounds the lens side of the camera. Removing screws from the motherboard will allow the front casing to be removed.

Image 1/1: Three 5.4 mm tri-head screws.
  • Remove the screws from the bottom of the camera using the tri-wing screwdriver.

    • Three 5.4 mm tri-head screws.

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Image 1/1: Two 3.3 mm Phillips #00 screws.
  • Remove screws from charger side of camera using the Phillips 00 screwdriver.

    • Two 3.3 mm Phillips #00 screws.

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Image 1/1: Two 3.3 mm Phillips #00 screws.
  • Remove screws from wrist-strap side of camera using the Phillips 00 screwdriver.

    • Two 3.3 mm Phillips #00 screws.

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Image 1/3: Gently pull apart the two casings. Image 2/3: Pull the back casing away from the camera. Image 3/3: Pull the back casing away from the camera.
  • Separate the front and back casing using the spudger.

  • Gently pull apart the two casings.

  • Pull the back casing away from the camera.

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Image 1/1: Two 2.5 mm widehead Phillips screws
  • Remove screws from motherboard using the Phillips 00 screwdriver.

    • Two 2.5 mm widehead Phillips screws

    • One 3.3 mm #00 Phillips screws

    • Three 2.5 mm #00 Phillips screws (black screws)

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Image 1/1: Remove 3.3 mm #00 Phillips screw from the side of the front screen.
  • Rotate the front cover clockwise onto its side and remove the single screw on the side using a Phillips 00 screwdriver.

    • Remove 3.3 mm #00 Phillips screw from the side of the front screen.

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Image 1/2: Do not be alarmed if it takes substantial pressure to separate the two. Image 2/2: Do not be alarmed if it takes substantial pressure to separate the two.
  • Firmly grasp both the motherboard and front cover. Slowly pull the front cover away from the motherboard.

    • Do not be alarmed if it takes substantial pressure to separate the two.

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Conclusion

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

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