Introduction

This guide demonstrates in detail how to remove and replace a Pandigital Super Nova front facing camera in order to preserve the function of the camera. See the battery replacement guide for instructions for taking off the back cover.

Image 1/1: Set aside.
  • Remove the screw covers from each corner of the back side of the device.

  • Set aside.

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Image 1/2: Set aside. Image 2/2: Set aside.
  • Using a Philips screwdriver, remove all four .15 mm screws from each corner.

  • Set aside.

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Image 1/1:
  • Using the plastic opening tool, remove the back cover of the device.

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Image 1/1: Set aside.
  • Remove the three .11 mm screws that hold the battery in place.

  • Set aside.

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Image 1/2: Caution: avoid touching the motherboard as it is fragile. Image 2/2: Caution: avoid touching the motherboard as it is fragile.
  • Unplug the battery and remove from device.

    • Caution: avoid touching the motherboard as it is fragile.

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Image 1/2: Do '''++NOT++''' touch the MotherBoard with your bare hands. There is risk of short circuiting the device. Use nitrile  gloves to prevent this. Image 2/2: Do '''++NOT++''' touch the MotherBoard with your bare hands. There is risk of short circuiting the device. Use nitrile  gloves to prevent this.
  • Use a metal pry tool to separate the camera and the small clip that holds it in place.

    • Do NOT touch the MotherBoard with your bare hands. There is risk of short circuiting the device. Use nitrile gloves to prevent this.

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Image 1/2: Image 2/2:
  • Use a pair of small tweezers to gently pull the camera connector out of the motherboard.

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Conclusion

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

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