Introduction

We will be teaching you the proper way to disassemble your Sony NEX-5R so that you can replace your front case. This will be helpful to those that have damaged the front case and are looking to fix it by themselves.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Open the battery pack door by moving the slider to "OPEN". Remove the 3.25 mm silver screw inside the battery pack with a Phillips screwdriver.
    • Open the battery pack door by moving the slider to "OPEN".

    • Remove the 3.25 mm silver screw inside the battery pack with a Phillips screwdriver.

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  3. Remove the 3.25 mm exterior screw with a Phillips screwdriver.
    • Remove the 3.25 mm exterior screw with a Phillips screwdriver.

  4. Use the spudger to raise the corner of the case from the camera. One component of the front case should now be separate from the camera.
    • Use the spudger to raise the corner of the case from the camera.

    • One component of the front case should now be separate from the camera.

Conclusion

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

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Can anybody tell me where I can purchase the replacement part used in this video - Regards

Chris

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