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Camera won't come on the lens won't open

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  • Anonymous Dec 14, 2008

    I have this same camera, but in orange, and I'll fully charge it, but when I try to turn it on, It just shuts right back off.

  • wpsoccergirl Dec 14, 2008

    my camera is fully charged but when i turn it on, the lens opens then closes right away and shuts off. whats wrong with it??

  • Anonymous Feb 10, 2009

    i have the exact same problem, different camera. im done with kodak... 

  • Anonymous Apr 08, 2009

    i spent all my money on this camera and now it wont turn on. It has many memories I have not yet put on the computer. I Dont Know What To Do!

  • Anonymous Apr 11, 2009

    UGHH this is the second time in a month My CAMERA IS MY BABY AND I HaTE IT .

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SOURCE: Dropped camera. lens open and crooked

Sorry to say you have broken the lens, replacement of the lens is the only practical repair and if you cant swap one yourself from a dead camera it would be beyond economical repair.
If you are adventurous you could buy a faulty one of ebay and swap the lens or if the faulty one has a broken screen or mode dial swap yours over to the faulty one..
there are a couple of "tricks" do getting this camera open drop me a line if you decide to proceed...

best of luck

Posted on Jun 01, 2008

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SOURCE: kodak camera dropped lens cockeyed stuck open

Lens errors are fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension. Or the battery ran down with the lens extended ...

Here's some things that you can do to try to correct it. They only seem to work for less than 50% of the lens errors, but if the camera is out of warranty, they're worth a try:

http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html

Posted on May 05, 2009

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SOURCE: My digital camera (Kodak c813) says lens error and will not work!

Maybe the lens is intact (stuck).

Posted on Jun 07, 2009

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SOURCE: Kodak Easyshare camera turns on and off

Yes you are. My wife denied that she dropped in the sand but I found a list of photos that she wanted to print on a post-it paper in the cover and it had sand all over the sticky part. Used the pressure air spray to clean the rings and it is back to life. Well It worked but there was some problem during zoom in&out, so I spray the rings while zooming and out and that cleaned it. I hope I don't have to open it to clean the mechanism. Thank you.

Posted on Jun 08, 2009

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SOURCE: Kodak M1033 lens comes out but will not go back

Here are the steps: 1. Make sure you will install a new or fully charged battery/batteries into your camera. 2. Clean the battery contacts. a. Remove the battery/batteries and the memory card from your camera, then wipe the battery contacts with a soft, clean cloth. b. Reinstall the battery/batteries into your camera. Please make sure that you are installing a fresh/ fully charged battery c. Without the memory card, turn your camera on. 3. Please test with the a different battery If you do not have access to another battery Try these steps instead: Please take the battery out of the camera. b. Insert the charger into the unit from the main socket and turn the camera on. If the camera works you will need to replace the battery. If you camera doesn?t switch on you will need to order a No power repair or a new cable. In order to organise your repair or Trade up please Contact KODAK: http://www.kodak.com/eknec/PageQuerier.jhtml?pq-path=14563&pq-locale=en_US&_requestid=3490

Posted on Dec 22, 2009

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