Introduction

Is the gear belt for film winding in your camera broken or has a tear? Try your hand at replacing it to make your camera work again. This guide will explain how to replace the gear belt in a Nikon N80/F80 Camera.

Parts

No parts required.

Make sure the On/Off switch is in the Off position.
  • Make sure the On/Off switch is in the Off position.

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Rotate the camera so the bottom plate is accessible. Remove the seven 4.8mm screws on the bottom plate of the camera using a PH00 Phillips screwdriver.
  • Rotate the camera so the bottom plate is accessible.

  • Remove the seven 4.8mm screws on the bottom plate of the camera using a PH00 Phillips screwdriver.

  • Remove the bottom plate.

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Remove the eight 4.8mm screws holding on the metal plate. Remove the metal plate.
  • Remove the eight 4.8mm screws holding on the metal plate.

  • Remove the metal plate.

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Gently remove the black, rubber gear belt. Discard the old belt responsibly.
  • Gently remove the black, rubber gear belt.

  • Discard the old belt responsibly.

  • Place new belt on.

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Conclusion

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

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