Introduction

You will need a #00 phillip's head screwdriver and a black spudger (or equivalent tool).

Parts

No parts required.

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  • Turn over camera to find 5 apparent screws.

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  • Remove all 5 screws from the bottom of the camera and store them carefully.

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  • Open battery door by sliding it in the direction of the arrow to reveal a hidden screw on the opposite side of orange lever. Remove this screw.

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  • Rotate camera to find side panel with lanyard attachment. Detach side panel by lifting bottom corner slightly with the spudger.

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  • Lift the back cover, being careful not to rip the orange cables between the camera and the back cover.

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  • With back cover lifted, lift the black flap that connects the ribbon to the motherboard with the spudger and carefully remove the back cover.

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Image 1/3: Also remove the screw at the bottom of the camera. Image 2/3: Carefully lift metal plate from the right side to reveal a ribbon connected to the motherboard. Image 3/3: Carefully lift metal plate from the right side to reveal a ribbon connected to the motherboard.
  • Find the five screws on the metal plate and remove them. One of them is in a hole in the corner of the metal plate.

  • Also remove the screw at the bottom of the camera.

  • Carefully lift metal plate from the right side to reveal a ribbon connected to the motherboard.

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  • Lift the white flap with the spudger to release the ribbon and remove back metal plate.

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  • Lift the two ribbons with the spudger to disconnect the lens and pull it out.

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  • Lift two flaps with the spudger on the top of the motherboard to release ribbons.

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  • lift motherboard from the top to remove it from the camera.

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Conclusion

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

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