Introduction

This is a step-by-step guide to disassembling and replacing the flash in the Sony Cyber-shot camera.

First locate the appropriate screws for detachment. First locate the appropriate screws for detachment. First locate the appropriate screws for detachment.
  • First locate the appropriate screws for detachment.

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Remove the five screws shown using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver.
  • Remove the five screws shown using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver.

  • It is important to put the small screws in a safe location in order to reassemble the casing.

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Using a spudger, carefully pry open the front casing.
  • Using a spudger, carefully pry open the front casing.

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Carefully separate the front casing from the camera body. CAUTION: Be careful not to break the wire connecting the front casing and the camera.
  • Carefully separate the front casing from the camera body.

  • CAUTION: Be careful not to break the wire connecting the front casing and the camera.

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Using tweezers, gently pull the ribbon trace out of its housing found on the left side of the flash. Using tweezers, gently pull the ribbon trace out of its housing found on the left side of the flash.
  • Using tweezers, gently pull the ribbon trace out of its housing found on the left side of the flash.

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Using a spudger, pry the small latch between the lens and the flash open to release the flash. Pull the flash away from the camera. Pull the flash away from the camera.
  • Using a spudger, pry the small latch between the lens and the flash open to release the flash.

  • Pull the flash away from the camera.

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Conclusion

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

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