Introduction

Replacing the capacitor.

Image 1/1: The battery door should spring open.
  • Use your finger tip to slide battery cover door away from the center of the camera.

  • The battery door should spring open.

    • If this does not happen, gently open the door lifting from the outer bottom side of the camera.

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  • Remove the old batteries.

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Image 1/3: All screws are 4.45mm. Image 2/3: There are 2 screws on the port side. Image 3/3: There are 2 screws on starboard side.
  • Remove 7 screws from the outer case with a Phillips #00.

    • All screws are 4.45mm.

    • There are 2 screws on the port side.

    • There are 2 screws on starboard side.

    • There are 3 screws on the bottom.

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Image 1/3: Pull the outer case off with your hands. Image 2/3: Pull the outer case off with your hands. Image 3/3: Pull the outer case off with your hands.
  • Make sure the battery cap is "up".

  • Pull the outer case off with your hands.

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Image 1/2: The capacitor is located underneath the lens. Image 2/2: It is held in place by 4 plastic snaps; it can be easily removed by pulling outward with your fingers.
  • To avoid an electric shock, do not to touch capacitor.

  • The capacitor is located underneath the lens.

  • It is held in place by 4 plastic snaps; it can be easily removed by pulling outward with your fingers.

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  • Desolder points connecting capacitor to circuit board.

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Conclusion

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

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