Introduction

For this guide you will need a new LCD screen. If you are using iFixit tools, you will need a PH000 head and a T5 star head.

Slide the battery cover to the right. The hinge is on the left side of the cover which will allow the cover to stay attached.
  • Slide the battery cover to the right.

  • The hinge is on the left side of the cover which will allow the cover to stay attached.

Slide the second cover (yellow) to the right (similar to the outer cover). This will allow the batteries to be exposed. Slide the second cover (yellow) to the right (similar to the outer cover). This will allow the batteries to be exposed.
  • Slide the second cover (yellow) to the right (similar to the outer cover). This will allow the batteries to be exposed.

Remove the batteries by gently tipping the camera.
  • Remove the batteries by gently tipping the camera.

FIRST: remove the batteries.
  • FIRST: remove the batteries.

  • Unscrew the four screws around the corners of the camera. This can be done using the iFixit kit's T5 (star tip screwdriver)

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Unscrew the screw on the left (silver) first. It can be removed with the same tip (T5)
  • Unscrew the screw on the left (silver) first. It can be removed with the same tip (T5)

  • Change screwdriver tip to iFixit kit's PH000. This removes the screw on the right (black) It is a small Phillips head.

Gently separate the back panel from the rest of the camera.
  • Gently separate the back panel from the rest of the camera.

Remove screw connecting the top right of the screen to the mother board.
  • Remove screw connecting the top right of the screen to the mother board.

Spin the camera around and gently pull the screen towards you. This will allow easy access to components on the motherboard.
  • Spin the camera around and gently pull the screen towards you. This will allow easy access to components on the motherboard.

Remove connected strip by flipping up the small off-white plastic strip with tweezers. Gently pull out the strip from the motherboard.
  • Remove connected strip by flipping up the small off-white plastic strip with tweezers.

  • Gently pull out the strip from the motherboard.

Remove screw that is now in the top right corner. This will detach the screen entirely. Remove screw that is now in the top right corner. This will detach the screen entirely.
  • Remove screw that is now in the top right corner. This will detach the screen entirely.

Conclusion

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

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