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Introduction

Use this guide to replace the LCD.

Parts

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  1. Unscrew the bottom and right side panel screws using a #00 screwdriver. (5 screws) Unscrew the bottom and right side panel screws using a #00 screwdriver. (5 screws)
    • Unscrew the bottom and right side panel screws using a #00 screwdriver. (5 screws)

  2. Remove the right side panel by pulling off the large silver piece.
    • Remove the right side panel by pulling off the large silver piece.

  3. Unscrew the remaining side and front panel screws using a #00 screwdriver. (3 screws) Unscrew the remaining side and front panel screws using a #00 screwdriver. (3 screws)
    • Unscrew the remaining side and front panel screws using a #00 screwdriver. (3 screws)

  4. Using your thumb and forefinger, pull off the silver name plate and silver "T-shape" piece. (2 pieces)
    • Using your thumb and forefinger, pull off the silver name plate and silver "T-shape" piece. (2 pieces)

  5. Remove the black front panel by sliding it towards the lens and then pulling it up off the camera.
    • Remove the black front panel by sliding it towards the lens and then pulling it up off the camera.

  6. Remove 3 screws from the front of the camera using a #00 screwdriver. Lift the two tabs to separate the case using a spudger. (one tab on top and one tab on the right side) Lift the two tabs to separate the case using a spudger. (one tab on top and one tab on the right side)
    • Remove 3 screws from the front of the camera using a #00 screwdriver.

    • Lift the two tabs to separate the case using a spudger. (one tab on top and one tab on the right side)

  7. Using a plastic spudger, lift up the black clips. Still using the plastic spudger, detach the gold connector strip and white connector strip. Using both hands, pull the camera apart into two pieces.
    • Using a plastic spudger, lift up the black clips.

    • Still using the plastic spudger, detach the gold connector strip and white connector strip.

    • Using both hands, pull the camera apart into two pieces.

  8. Peel up the blue and black tape. This can be done with a spudger.
    • Peel up the blue and black tape. This can be done with a spudger.

  9. Unscrew the screws. (6 screws)( photo shows 7 screws -editorial comment) Unscrew the screws. (6 screws)( photo shows 7 screws -editorial comment)
    • Unscrew the screws. (6 screws)( photo shows 7 screws -editorial comment)

  10. Push out the LCD screen by pushing on the screen side. Push out the LCD screen by pushing on the screen side.
    • Push out the LCD screen by pushing on the screen side.

Conclusion

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

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