Power off your GoPro before beginning disassembly.
  • Power off your GoPro before beginning disassembly.

  • Unclip the black latch to the camera case and open the case.

Add Comment

Gently pry the back open by inserting a metal spudger between the case and back panel.
  • Gently pry the back open by inserting a metal spudger between the case and back panel.

Add Comment

Disconnect the battery from the motherboard by unplugging the red, white, and black wires from the white adapter.
  • Disconnect the battery from the motherboard by unplugging the red, white, and black wires from the white adapter.

Add Comment

Deck the Halls
With tools and Fix Kits
Disconnect the ribbon cable from the lens by lifting the black latch and gently pulling the ribbon cable from the socket.
  • Disconnect the ribbon cable from the lens by lifting the black latch and gently pulling the ribbon cable from the socket.

Add Comment

Use a Phillips screwdriver (PH000) to remove the four screws around the white plastic piece.
  • Use a Phillips screwdriver (PH000) to remove the four screws around the white plastic piece.

    • Make sure to keep track of these screws as they are very small.

Add Comment

Carefully remove the motherboard and white plastic piece from the case.
  • Carefully remove the motherboard and white plastic piece from the case.

Add Comment

Remove the larger ribbon cable from the daughter board by lifting the black latch and pulling the ribbon cable gently from the socket. Disconnect the smaller ribbon cable leading from the white plastic piece by simply pulling it from the socket.
  • Remove the larger ribbon cable from the daughter board by lifting the black latch and pulling the ribbon cable gently from the socket.

  • Disconnect the smaller ribbon cable leading from the white plastic piece by simply pulling it from the socket.

Add Comment

Separate the white plastic piece from the motherboard. Separate the white plastic piece from the motherboard.
  • Separate the white plastic piece from the motherboard.

Add Comment

Conclusion

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

3 other people completed this guide.

Zoe Tuggle

Member since: 04/01/2015

161 Reputation

1 Guide authored

Team

Cal Poly, Team 12-2, Lancaster Spring 2015 Member of Cal Poly, Team 12-2, Lancaster Spring 2015

CPSU-LANCASTER-S15S12G2

4 Members

6 Guides authored

One Comment

So after doing all theses steps did it resolve the problem

Anita - Reply

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 8

Past 7 Days: 32

Past 30 Days: 148

All Time: 3,649