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We have a broken battery compartment 'lid'. Is it possible to get it fixed? We know it can be removed easily. Where can we get a new piece? It is model no. 6320. I will be in the U.K. for 2 weeks over the Xmas period. I reside in Turkey.

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You must contact the manufacture of your camera. With any of the brand names they will sell you the replacement part, or send you to a rep who can sell you the part. If the part is not a user changeable part they will tell you to send the camera to their service rep for service.

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