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Lens is stuck..help please!

I tried to turn my camera on and it said "turn the power on and off", i did that and nothing happened. I tapped on the lens and it worked. Then i turned my camera off again and it does not work and the lens is stuck. I tried pushing it back in and tapping on it but it didn't work. Any suggestions? Thank you.

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  • krystian617 Sep 11, 2008

    Hi guys,
    I got the same problem with this camera, but tipp on the lens doesn'T have any effect.


  • bmschau Sep 12, 2008

    My lens isn't still comes in and out but I have the same beep then the camera tells me to turn the power off then on again. Is there an easy fix that I can do myself?

  • deltuck Sep 18, 2008

    I have the same problem with the lens, "access", "turn off and on" sequence. Has anyone had any luck? Cost of repair? I'm about to buy a new camera but it won't be a Sony !

  • kalkii Sep 20, 2008

    I have the same problem. any one had luck fixing this? what's the cost of repair?

  • Anonymous Oct 05, 2008

    when i turn my camera on the lens goes out and then beeps and says 'turn power on and off again'  then the lens goes back in. 

  • ccpanel May 11, 2010

    that turn-on/orr is not a solution. doesnt work. google your camera model for a solution. seems somtimes banging it helps, the other option is to completely tear it apart-i mean ALL THE WAY and move a spring then put it together.
    the best solution is to completly never buy sony, call customer service and complain and never buy sony.

    oh-the other most fun solution is to take it out back and use a shotgun.


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Use a shotgun.

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I had the same problem and i know how to fix it all you have to do is pressing on and off non-stop..this happened to me yesterday. my friend ewas laying with it and it worked
all she did was press it on and off non stop like about 10 times or so

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