This guide will take you though the process of replacing a faulty or non-functioning microphone in your Sony Handycam.
Using a Phillips #00 screwdriver, remove (1) screw from bottom, (1) screw from side, (1) from top of camera
Remove tops screws from microphone
Remove electrical connector from circuit board
After screws are removed, microphone will detach from camera. Your microphone is now disassembled from camcorder.