Introduction

Use this guide to remove the capacitor.

Parts

No parts required.

Position the camera with the bottom facing up. With your finger, slide the battery cover in the direction of open arrow. The battery cover will spring open, so be careful to lift it up gently.
  • Position the camera with the bottom facing up.

  • With your finger, slide the battery cover in the direction of open arrow.

  • The battery cover will spring open, so be careful to lift it up gently.

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Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the seven 4.5mm screws. There are 2 on the left There are 2 on the right
  • Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the seven 4.5mm screws.

    • There are 2 on the left

    • There are 2 on the right

    • There are 3 on the bottom

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Firmly grasp and pull back casing off. Firmly grasp and pull back casing off. Firmly grasp and pull back casing off.
  • Firmly grasp and pull back casing off.

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With battery door open, grasp the front case and remove it from the camera. With battery door open, grasp the front case and remove it from the camera. With battery door open, grasp the front case and remove it from the camera.
  • With battery door open, grasp the front case and remove it from the camera.

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Orient the camera with the lens facing you. Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the one 2.2mm screw on the plastic bridge.
  • Orient the camera with the lens facing you.

  • Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the one 2.2mm screw on the plastic bridge.

  • Lift the plastic bridge off and place it to the side.

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Do not touch the capacitor contact points for any reason. This will result in a severe shock.
  • Do not touch the capacitor contact points for any reason. This will result in a severe shock.

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Grasp the capacitor, carefully remove it from its holder, and place it off to the side. Grasp the capacitor, carefully remove it from its holder, and place it off to the side. Grasp the capacitor, carefully remove it from its holder, and place it off to the side.
  • Grasp the capacitor, carefully remove it from its holder, and place it off to the side.

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De-solder the connections at the base of the capacitor
  • De-solder the connections at the base of the capacitor

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Conclusion

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

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