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Minolta XG-1 Film Camera View Finder has Door Seal Foam stuck in it.

Hi, Need to find out how to access (dismantle) veiw finder of our Minolta XG-1 Film Camer to remove the door seal foam that has somehow lodged itself there. Can't seem to find out how to access this area of the camera to remove.

If you can offer any suggestions it would be much appreciated.

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Re: Minolta XG-1 Film Camera View Finder has Door Seal...


the top cover must be removed and the flex circuit on top of the prism must also be removed. then remove the prism to access the fresnel lens. the lens is extremely fragile and very difficult to clean.i would try to replace it with a good used one if possible. unless your a intricate instrument repair person i would let a camera repair person do this.

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