Introduction

This guide helps you to remove and replace the lens unit

Parts

No parts required.

Remove the five case screws with a Phillips #00 Screwdriver. Five 3.5mm Phillips Screws Five 3.5mm Phillips Screws
  • Remove the five case screws with a Phillips #00 Screwdriver.

  • Five 3.5mm Phillips Screws

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Gently lift up the back cover and set aside.
  • Gently lift up the back cover and set aside.

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Gently lift up on the left side of the LCD and slowly pull it to the left side of the camera but do not remove entirely, there is a ribbon connector. Be careful not to rip out the ribbon connector.
  • Gently lift up on the left side of the LCD and slowly pull it to the left side of the camera but do not remove entirely, there is a ribbon connector.

  • Be careful not to rip out the ribbon connector.

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To clear the ribbon connection underneath the screen, lift up the black ribbon gate with the spudger. Gently lift ribbon out of the gate and set screen aside.
  • To clear the ribbon connection underneath the screen, lift up the black ribbon gate with the spudger.

  • Gently lift ribbon out of the gate and set screen aside.

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There are five screws of three different sizes which need removal. One 4.5mm screw
  • There are five screws of three different sizes which need removal.

  • One 4.5mm screw

  • Four 3.5mm screws, one on the button side

  • One 5.5mm screws

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Slowly lift metal tray to the right. Be careful not to bend the screw tabs or rip out the ribbon cable.
  • Slowly lift metal tray to the right.

  • Be careful not to bend the screw tabs or rip out the ribbon cable.

  • Remove ribbon cable by using the spudger to lift up the black ribbon gate to release the ribbon

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Disconnect the two ribbon cables from the lens unit by using the spudger to lift the ribbon gates.
  • Disconnect the two ribbon cables from the lens unit by using the spudger to lift the ribbon gates.

  • One gate is black and another is white.

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Remove the three silver screws. Three 5.5mm screws
  • Remove the three silver screws.

  • Three 5.5mm screws

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Lift the lens unit free of the camera.  A spudger can be used to separate the lens unit if necessary.
  • Lift the lens unit free of the camera. A spudger can be used to separate the lens unit if necessary.

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Conclusion

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

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