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The tripod threads of the Nikon D90 can sometimes become striped or damaged. This guide shows how to replace the tripod thread plate in the bottom case of the Nikon D90. Be careful not to strip the screws when disassembling the camera. Also, be careful not to pull out any of the wires when removing the tripod thread plate. Upon completion of this guide, you can again mount your camera on a tripod.

Turn the camera so the bottom casing is facing up.
  • Turn the camera so the bottom casing is facing up.

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Next, use a PH00 screwdriver to remove the screws from the bottom casing. Remove the two 5.3 mm Phillips screws.
  • Next, use a PH00 screwdriver to remove the screws from the bottom casing.

    • Remove the two 5.3 mm Phillips screws.

    • Remove the two other 6.3 mm Phillips screws.

  • Be careful not to strip the screws.

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Next, use a plastic opening tool and carefully pop off the bottom case. Then, lift and remove the bottom case.
  • Next, use a plastic opening tool and carefully pop off the bottom case.

  • Then, lift and remove the bottom case.

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Next, remove the five 5.3 mm Phillips screws. Next, remove the five 5.3 mm Phillips screws.
  • Next, remove the five 5.3 mm Phillips screws.

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Now use a plastic opening tool and carefully pop off the metal tripod thread plate. Be careful to not pull on any wires under the thread plate.
  • Now use a plastic opening tool and carefully pop off the metal tripod thread plate.

  • Be careful to not pull on any wires under the thread plate.

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Carefully wiggle the yellow metal tab to remove the plate. Be careful not to pull hard and damage any other pieces.
  • Carefully wiggle the yellow metal tab to remove the plate.

  • Be careful not to pull hard and damage any other pieces.

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Conclusion

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

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