Introduction

This guide will show you the steps to removing and replacing the motherboard of the camera.

Image 1/1: Remove the five black M1.4 X 3.5 Phillips head screws with a Phillips #000 screwdriver.
  • Place the device so bottom of the camera is facing up .

  • Remove the five black M1.4 X 3.5 Phillips head screws with a Phillips #000 screwdriver.

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  • Remove the marked black M1.4 X 3.5 Phillips head screws on the side of the camera with a Phillips #000 screwdriver.

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  • Remove the marked screw with a Phillips #000 screwdriver.

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  • Use the plastic opening tool to remove the button board.

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Image 1/2: Disconnect the control board data cable by wiggling carefully with your fingertips. Set the control board to the side once it is disconnected. Image 2/2: Disconnect the control board data cable by wiggling carefully with your fingertips. Set the control board to the side once it is disconnected.
  • Disconnect the control board data cable with care. Permanent damage may occur to the control board if tools are used to disconnect the data cable. Use your fingers only.

  • Disconnect the control board data cable by wiggling carefully with your fingertips. Set the control board to the side once it is disconnected.

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Image 1/1: The cover should come off easily but you might hear light snapping or popping.
  • Use the plastic opening tool with a prying motion to remove the side cover of the camera.

  • The cover should come off easily but you might hear light snapping or popping.

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Image 1/1: Remove the two black M1.4 X 3.5 Phillips head screws using Phillips #000 screwdriver.
  • Orient the device so the lens is facing down.

  • Remove the two black M1.4 X 3.5 Phillips head screws using Phillips #000 screwdriver.

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Image 1/1: Remove the black M1.4 X 3.5 Phillips head screw.
  • Orient the device so the lens is facing down.

  • Remove the black M1.4 X 3.5 Phillips head screw.

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Image 1/2: Remove the ribbon cable connecting LCD display to camera sensor and battery housing. Image 2/2: Remove the ribbon cable connecting LCD display to camera sensor and battery housing.
  • LCD screen is very fragile. Handle with care. Do not use tools to remove the screen.

  • Remove the ribbon cable connecting LCD display to camera sensor and battery housing.

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Image 1/1: Ribbon wires can be easily damaged.
  • Make sure all ribbon cables are unplugged and remove the motherboard.

  • Ribbon wires can be easily damaged.

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Conclusion

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

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