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07-28-2013, 02:21 PM   #1
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X-5 Replacement LCD Screen

Hi guys,

I live in the states and a month after purchasing my brand new Pentax X-5, dropped it and broke the LCD screen!!!

I'm pretty good and self-repair but having a very hard time finding any information on the screen itself Ex: part # or where to purchase a replacement.

Putting out a big SOS here as I don't want to pay almost the price of the camera itself to have it repaired.

07-28-2013, 02:59 PM   #2
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The US Pentax parts department is virtually nonexistent, but if you want, you can try shooting the support team an email via and see what they say.

The X-5 is now $226, so worst case that'll be the price.

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Here is a similar thread in the Pentax Q forum. It lists phone # and who to call. Check it out. Did you break the cover glass( camera still shows image), or did you break the actual lcd monitor underneath?
Good luck
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good luck with the Pentax parts dept. I have left at least 3 messages for Lynn over the past month or so and so far no response at all.
It's a good thing my lens release button isn't missing or something...oh wait, it is!


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