Introduction

This guide shows how to remove the side panel from the camera, how to remove the back panel, and how to replace the lens.

Slide the battery eject button to the open battery door.
  • Slide the battery eject button to the open battery door.

With the battery door open, carefully unscrew all four 5mm Phillips #1 screws.
  • With the battery door open, carefully unscrew all four 5mm Phillips #1 screws.

Place the camera so that the underside is facing up.
  • Place the camera so that the underside is facing up.

  • Using your Phillips screw driver, carefully remove the four 5mm Phillips #1 screws.

Place the camera on its side with the screen facing down.
  • Place the camera on its side with the screen facing down.

  • Gently pull up on the side panel to remove it from the camera.

Remove the three 4 mm Phillips #1 screws holding the weight. Remove the weight.
  • Remove the three 4 mm Phillips #1 screws holding the weight.

  • Remove the weight.

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Remove the two 4 mm Phillips #1 screws holding the back panel in place.
  • Remove the two 4 mm Phillips #1 screws holding the back panel in place.

Apply pressure to the back panel (away from the camera) to remove.
  • Apply pressure to the back panel (away from the camera) to remove.

Set aside back panel for now.
  • Set aside back panel for now.

  • Remove the final 4 mm Phillips #1 screw holding the screen in place. It is very small and hard to see.

Carefully apply pressure, away from the camera, to the screen  to detach it from the body.
  • Carefully apply pressure, away from the camera, to the screen to detach it from the body.

  • The white cord should still be connected to the body.

  • OPTIONAL: Remove the screen to make accessing the lens easier

Unscrew the two 4 mm Phillips #1 screws holding onto the lens casing
  • Unscrew the two 4 mm Phillips #1 screws holding onto the lens casing

  • There are also two 4 mm Phillips #1 screws on the other side holding onto the lens casing, remove them as well.

Pull forward on the lens casing to remove it. The cord connecting the light to the motherboard should still be attached.
  • Pull forward on the lens casing to remove it. The cord connecting the light to the motherboard should still be attached.

Unscrew the three 4 mm Phillips #1 screws holding the plastic lens holder.
  • Unscrew the three 4 mm Phillips #1 screws holding the plastic lens holder.

Remove the plastic lens holder.
  • Remove the plastic lens holder.

Push the lens out of the plastic casing from the back.
  • Push the lens out of the plastic casing from the back.

  • Insert new lens into the plastic casing.

Conclusion

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

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