Introduction

This guide will instruct you to replace the onboard microphone if it is faulty.

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  • Lift the metal flap and slide the viewfinder off to the right.

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Image 1/3: Lift the plastic where the cable is connected to the viewfinder. Image 2/3: Disconnect the cable inside by pulling it apart. Image 3/3: Disconnect the cable inside by pulling it apart.
  • Unscrew the 7.0mm ph#0 screw on the underside where the cable connects.

  • Lift the plastic where the cable is connected to the viewfinder.

  • Disconnect the cable inside by pulling it apart.

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Image 1/2: Lift the viewfinder plastic assembly up. Image 2/2: Lift the viewfinder plastic assembly up.
  • Unscrew the two 7mm ph#0 screws on the underside of the viewfinder assembly.

  • Lift the viewfinder plastic assembly up.

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Image 1/2: Unclip the cable connected to the circuit board. Image 2/2: Unclip the cable connected to the circuit board.
  • Lift the microphone circuit board straight up.

  • Unclip the cable connected to the circuit board.

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Image 1/1: Unscrew the two Ph#0 screws holding the plastic housing on the circuit board.
  • Turn the microphone circuit board over.

  • Unscrew the two Ph#0 screws holding the plastic housing on the circuit board.

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Image 1/1: Desolder the microphone and replace it.
  • Desolder the metal protective housing using a soldering iron.

  • Desolder the microphone and replace it.

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Conclusion

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

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