Introduction

With a few simple tools and parts, this guide will help you replace your broken or burnt out bulb on the Nikon D90 camera. Be careful not to strip the screws as you disassemble the camera. In addition, be careful not to break the bulb or cut yourself on a broken bulb while you are disassembling the camera.

Use a plastic opening tool to lift up the flash. Use a plastic opening tool to lift up the flash. Use a plastic opening tool to lift up the flash.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to lift up the flash.

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Using a PH00 screwdriver, remove the two 5.3 mm Phillips screws from the flash casing. Be careful not to strip the screw heads.
  • Using a PH00 screwdriver, remove the two 5.3 mm Phillips screws from the flash casing.

  • Be careful not to strip the screw heads.

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Black Friday
Broken doesn't stand a chance.
Use a plastic opening tool and carefully pry open the top casing of the flash. Then, lift off the top casing of the flash. Then, lift off the top casing of the flash.
  • Use a plastic opening tool and carefully pry open the top casing of the flash.

  • Then, lift off the top casing of the flash.

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Carefully unclip the bulb casing from the plastic casing using tweezers. Remove the black and white tape on the bulb casing.
  • Carefully unclip the bulb casing from the plastic casing using tweezers.

  • Remove the black and white tape on the bulb casing.

  • This tape is what holds the wires and bulb in place.

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Remove the rubber stopper on the left and right side of the bulb. Separate the rubber stopper from the white and black tape. The bulb can now be slid out and replaced.
  • Remove the rubber stopper on the left and right side of the bulb.

  • Separate the rubber stopper from the white and black tape.

  • The bulb can now be slid out and replaced.

  • Be careful not to break the bulb or cut yourself on the broken bulb.

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Conclusion

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

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