Camera Card Holder Replacement Procedure

Camera Card Holder Replacement Procedure

Card Holder Replacement Procedure

Symptom for Card Holder Replacement: Bent and/or broken pins inside the CF card compartment. Error message, can’t record or review images.

Caution: If the camera doesn’t power up, the pins may have shorted the circuit board in which case it needs to be replaced as well.

Some manufactures supply the CF Card holder mounted on a small circuit board which can easily replaced, other need to be soldered onto the main board. In most cases the card holder has a multi-pin connector, which easily plugs into the main circuit board.
In any case, once the holder has been replaced, the camera needs to be assembled and tested .
Make sure the card can easily insert and ejected.

Card Holder Replacement

CF-card-holder with multi pin plug

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