Introduction

Is there water getting into the case? Maybe it fogs up with moisture? Here is a simple guide on how to replace the gasket in the waterproof case in the Sony HDR-AZ1.

Parts

No parts required.

To open the case, slide the tab located on the underside of the case to the “unlock” position.
  • To open the case, slide the tab located on the underside of the case to the “unlock” position.

  • Press in the tabs, that are on the sides of the unlock tab, and pull down. This should cause the lid to open.

  • Remove the lid.

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Using the plastic opening tool, wedge it between the O-Ring and the groove.
  • Using the plastic opening tool, wedge it between the O-Ring and the groove.

  • Move the tool around the ring, prying the gasket from the groove, until it is able to be grabbed.

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  • Remove the O-Ring from the lid of the case.

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Conclusion

To place a new gasket in, follow these steps in reverse order, making sure the gasket is fully pushed back in around its entire perimeter.

Mathieu LaFond

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