Introduction

Removing the front face is necessary if the colored plate is damaged. This process is also a prerequisite for various other repairs.

Parts

No parts required.

Using your thumb and pointer finger, open the card/battery hatch by pressing the center button of the wheel and turning the entire wheel to the left. When reassembling, you must turn this wheel to the right until it clicks.
  • Using your thumb and pointer finger, open the card/battery hatch by pressing the center button of the wheel and turning the entire wheel to the left.

  • When reassembling, you must turn this wheel to the right until it clicks.

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You should feel the door begin to loosen. Carefully pull the hatch open. You should feel the door begin to loosen. Carefully pull the hatch open.
  • You should feel the door begin to loosen. Carefully pull the hatch open.

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With tools and Fix Kits
Push the yellow battery/charger compartment tab up using your thumb nail.
  • Push the yellow battery/charger compartment tab up using your thumb nail.

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After pressing the yellow tab, the battery should loosen. Slowly pull the battery completely out.
  • After pressing the yellow tab, the battery should loosen.

  • Slowly pull the battery completely out.

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Using the T4 Torx Screwdriver, remove the 2, 4mm screws holding the N-Mark plate  in place. Carefully pull the plate off of the face.
  • Using the T4 Torx Screwdriver, remove the 2, 4mm screws holding the N-Mark plate in place.

  • Carefully pull the plate off of the face.

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Using the metal spudger tool, pry the colored face from the camera body. Avoid bending or scratching the front face.
  • Using the metal spudger tool, pry the colored face from the camera body.

  • Avoid bending or scratching the front face.

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Conclusion

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

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Hello, has this front panel influence on cameras sealing function? Or is it only as shield against mechanical demage?

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