Introduction

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

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

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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.
  • 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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Unscrew the two 7mm ph#0 screws on the underside of the viewfinder assembly. 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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Lift the microphone circuit board straight up. 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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Turn the microphone circuit board over.
  • Turn the microphone circuit board over.

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

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Desolder the metal protective housing using a soldering iron.
  • 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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