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Little orange plastic piece no longer holds battery down

The door on my camera works fine but without any abuse the plastic (CHEAP) piece that would go over the end of the battery to hold it down to make contact with the camera when you put it in stopped working!!! It just no longer goes over the end of the battery. Now I am pretty disappointed about this and have tried to get a replacement piece but I am told that I cannot do this myself that I have to send the camera to kodak for repairs. I think Kodak needs to recall this camera and replace the piece with one that will work carrectly. This camera is not even close to 2 years old!!!

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  • pomantics Nov 26, 2008

    I am very thankful for your solution. I had already called Kodak and complained and obviously they have heard alot about this piece of ORANGE PLASTIC. They sent me another one free which lasted right at one week then it did the exact same thing. I have tried several different fixes before I had the piece put in. One that worked and is still working is I put a piece of black dense foam on the top underside of the cover. It has to go as far to the edge as it can with sticky on the bottom so it will adhere to the top piece. It works fantastically.



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Place folded thick papers on the side of battery, which will hold the battery down. works fine.

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