Introduction

Today you are going to learn how to efficiently take the Samsung DV180F apart in order to replace the lens. In order to get to the lens you will have to remove the outer casing, metal button casing, ribbons and rear display screen.

Image 1/3: Use the Phillips bit 000 to remove all screws and place them on a magnetic pad or somewhere safe Image 2/3: Take a small plastic opening tool to the corner by the Micro USB plug. This area will allow to get some leverage in order to take off the plastic casing of the back of the camera. Image 3/3: Take a small plastic opening tool to the corner by the Micro USB plug. This area will allow to get some leverage in order to take off the plastic casing of the back of the camera.
  • Remove the battery before anything

  • Use the Phillips bit 000 to remove all screws and place them on a magnetic pad or somewhere safe

  • Take a small plastic opening tool to the corner by the Micro USB plug. This area will allow to get some leverage in order to take off the plastic casing of the back of the camera.

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Image 1/2: Second, use your Phillips screw driver to unscrew two small screws holding the outer casing to the mother board. You will also have to use the prying tool to unhook the casing from the plate covering the motherboard. Image 2/2: Second, use your Phillips screw driver to unscrew two small screws holding the outer casing to the mother board. You will also have to use the prying tool to unhook the casing from the plate covering the motherboard.
  • First, you will want to use the prying tool combined with your fingers to unlock the outer casing holding the back camera as well as buttons to navigate the menu.

  • Second, use your Phillips screw driver to unscrew two small screws holding the outer casing to the mother board. You will also have to use the prying tool to unhook the casing from the plate covering the motherboard.

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Image 1/2: Be gentle when removing the ribbon. Image 2/2: Lift up the metal casing with one hand and take the other to snap the ribbon connector back so that you can remove the display screen ribbon attached.
  • Before replacing the display screen you have to release the ribbon from the button casing connected to the motherboard.

  • Be gentle when removing the ribbon.

  • Lift up the metal casing with one hand and take the other to snap the ribbon connector back so that you can remove the display screen ribbon attached.

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Image 1/3: Release the clamp on the two ribbons connecting to the camera lens. Image 2/3: Be careful when removing the ribbons Image 3/3: Then pull the lens out of the camera base
  • After the ribbons are released place the screen and button casing to the side.

  • Release the clamp on the two ribbons connecting to the camera lens.

  • Be careful when removing the ribbons

  • Then pull the lens out of the camera base

  • replace the lens and reverse all of the steps.

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Conclusion

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

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