Repairing Kodak Easyshare C813 Battery Door

Student-Created Guide

Student-Created Guide

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  • Author: Susan Marano
  • Time required: 15 minutes
  • Difficulty: Moderate

This guide demonstrates how to replace the door to the battery compartment.

Tools (continued)
Relevant Parts

Edit Step 1 Battery  ¶ 

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Edit Step 1 Battery  ¶ 

  • Turn off camera by firmly pressing the power button that is located on the top of the camera near the selector dial.

Edit Step 2  ¶ 

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  • Press thumb firmly on battery door and slide it in the direction of the arrow.

  • Lift thumb allowing the door to swing open.

Edit Step 3 Back Cover  ¶ 

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Edit Step 3 Back Cover  ¶ 

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  • Turn the camera off by firmly pressing the power button located on top of the camera.

Edit Step 5  ¶ 

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  • Locate the 7 screws holding the back cover on.

    • Three screws are located on the bottom of the camera.

    • Two screws are located on the side shown in the photograph.

    • Two final screws are located on the opposite side shown in the photograph.

Edit Step 6  ¶ 

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  • Remove all 7 screws:

    • Hold the camera firmly with one hand so that you can still see a screw.

    • Place the Philips 00(Found here)screwdriver into the screw.

    • Turn the screwdriver to the left until it is free.

    • Repeat for the remaining screws.

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  • Use plastic opening tools to slightly open the side of the case.

  • Insert a plastic opening tool and apply pressure to the internal three tabs at the top.

    • The first two are near the words "3X Optical Zoom".

    • The third is near the shutter button.

Edit Step 8  ¶ 

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  • Gently pull apart the back cover from the rest of the camera.

    • Make sure there are no more screws or tabs keeping the cover on.

    • Use the plastic opening tool to separate any sides still closely connected.

Edit Step 9 Front Cover  ¶ 

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Edit Step 9 Front Cover  ¶ 

  • Open the battery door.

    • Press thumb firmly on battery door and slide it in the direction of the arrow.

    • Lift thumb allowing the door to swing open.

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  • Use the plastic opening tool to lift the casing around the shutter button.

  • Gently remove the front cover from the device.

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  • Do not touch the terminals shown in the photo. These link to the capacitor which could shock you if not discharged.

  • To discharge the capacitor follow this guide.

Edit Step 12 Battery Door  ¶ 

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Edit Step 12 Battery Door  ¶ 

  • Open the battery door by pulling in direction of arrow

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Edit Step 14  ¶ 

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  • The spring is small and easy to lose

  • Carefully remove battery door and spring

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  • Make spring is in correct orientation when putting back

  • The spring should hook onto a small hole in the door

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

For more information, check out the Kodak Easyshare C813 device page.

Required Tools

Anti-Static Wrist Strap

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Phillips #00 Screwdriver

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The battery door on my easyshare c813 is broken. How can i get a replacement door?

paul chadwell, · Reply

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