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Focus on DSC-W5 doesn't work

I've owned and loved a DSC-W5 for over a year and a half now. But in the last month, our relationship has hit the bumps! First, there was a problem with the zoom-lens refusing to retract.. which i managed to resolve with the gentle-push-in-with-finger technique. Now, the lens refuses to focus! It gives me fuzzy images on both manual and auto modes. i've checked all the settings.. tried various combinations but can't get clear focus. My fear is that pushing back the zoom-lens may have in some way destabilised the lens. Has anyone else had similar problems, does anyone know what to do with this? please help, my future is looking very blurry!!

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Re: Focus on DSC-W5 doesn't work

Hello Woodyallen, in order to repair your precious camera you should replace the Lens Block Assy, part number A1105719A. Please contact your nearest Sony Service. Best regards, Arpad

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