Tools Featured in this Teardown

Introduction

We are going to teach you how to take apart and put back together a Cannon Powershot N.

This teardown is not a repair guide. To repair your Canon PowerShot N, use our service manual.

  1. Locate battery housing cover.
    • Locate battery housing cover.

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  2. Place finger on the textured portion of battery housing cover and slide cover in the direction indicated.
    • Place finger on the textured portion of battery housing cover and slide cover in the direction indicated.

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    • Find beige tab and push it away from the battery.

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    • Remove battery from battery slot with fingers.

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    • Using a PH000 size screwdriver, unscrew four screws beneath screen.

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    • Remove 2 screws on the bottom of the camera.

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    • Remove 2 screws from the side of the camera with the on and off buttons.

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    • Remove the back plate.

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    • Locate 2 screws on “on/off” side of the camera and unscrew them.

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    • Locate 2 screws on the other side of the camera and remove them.

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    • Remove one screw from the bottom of the camera.

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    • Remove front plate from motherboard so that one ribbon cable is exposed.

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    • Locate the second ribbon cable.

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    • Using plastic spudger, push tab to release the ribbon cable.

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    • Locate screw under released ribbon cable and remove it.

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    • With the camera lens facing you, remove 4 screws around the lens.

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    • Flip over and remove 1 screw from side with playback/phone options .

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    • Unscrew 2 screws from top, bottom, and both sides of screen.

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    • Pull off white cap which edges the screen.

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    • Remove white metal plate behind screen (tip: try not to bend).

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    • Push out LCD screen.

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