Tools Featured in this Teardown

This teardown is not a repair guide. To repair your Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS, use our service manual.

Clean the device. You are able to rinse with under running water. It is recommended to ensure that you remove the battery and memory card before working with the device.
  • Clean the device. You are able to rinse with under running water. It is recommended to ensure that you remove the battery and memory card before working with the device.

  • Prepare a clean workstation and have your tool(s) ready.

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Remove 4 Phillips 1/4 inch 00 screws around the border of the display with the screwdriver.
  • Remove 4 Phillips 1/4 inch 00 screws around the border of the display with the screwdriver.

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  • Remove the black rubber adhesive around the border of the device by peeling slowly.

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  • Remove 2 Phillips 00 1/4 inch rubber sealed screws off the top of the camera.

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  • Remove the display screen from the casing. When opening, the micro USB cover and the battery cover will fall out with a pin.

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  • Remove all orange strips located on the motherboard and the LCD screen.

  • Lift black latches before removing the strips.

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  • Remove the lens from the camera carefully. It is the black block held inside the casing.

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  • Remove 3 Phillips 00 screws from the motherboard.

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  • Remove 2 Phillips 00 screws from the mini USB bay.

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  • Remove 2 Phillips 00 screws from the silver handle on the side of the camera.

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  • Remove 3 Phillips 00 screws from the camera's photo capture button.

  • After removing those screws, remove the plastic piece and buttons they secure.

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  • Remove 3 Phillips 00 screws from the same location located under the cameras photo capture button.

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  • Remove the motherboard from the housing.

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