Kodak Easyshare C813 Battery Door Replacement

  • Author: Susan Marano
  • Time estimate: 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  ¶ 

Image 1/3: Lift thumb allowing the door to swing open.

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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.

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Image 1/3: Three screws are located on the bottom of the camera.

Edit Step 5  ¶ 

  • 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.

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Image 1/3: Hold the camera firmly with one hand so that you can still see a screw.

Edit Step 6  ¶ 

  • 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.

Edit Step 7  ¶ 

Image 1/3: Insert a plastic opening tool and apply pressure to the internal three tabs at the top.

Edit Step 7  ¶ 

  • 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.

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Image 1/3: Make sure there are no more screws or tabs keeping the cover on.

Edit Step 8  ¶ 

  • 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  ¶ 

Image 1/2: Press thumb firmly on battery door and slide it in the direction of the arrow.

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.

Edit Step 10  ¶ 

Image 1/3: Gently remove the front cover from the device.

Edit Step 10  ¶ 

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

  • Gently remove the front cover from the device.

Edit Step 11  ¶ 

Image 1/1: To discharge the capacitor follow this [guide|2177|guide].

Edit Step 11  ¶ 

  • 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

Edit Step 13  ¶ 

Image 1/3: Use tweezers([http://www.ifixit.com/Tools/Metal-Tweezers/IF145-020|Found here])to pull out metal pin

Edit Step 13  ¶ 

Edit Step 14  ¶ 

Image 1/3: Carefully remove battery door and spring

Edit Step 14  ¶ 

  • The spring is small and easy to lose

  • Carefully remove battery door and spring

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Edit Step 15  ¶ 

  • Make spring is in correct orientation when putting back

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

Conclusion

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

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

paul chadwell - Reply