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When turning camera on, it shows" lense error, restart camera

Restarting does not help - any other solutio? The lens seems to be turned in different position (on angle)

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A lens replacement is your only option on this issue repairs range from 75.00 and up depending on where you get it fixed.

Posted on Dec 02, 2008

  • lhizjoe_04 Aug 24, 2011

    where can have a lens replacement?

  • Mike Johnson
    Mike Johnson Aug 24, 2011

    goto www.digitalcamrepair.com

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