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Sharp VL-z1 clicking

Camera was working fine, now when I turn it to record mode there is a series of three multiple clicks and no image shows up on LCD. It sounds like the motor that opens the iris isnt' working, or some shutter problem. Anyone run into this and come up with a workaround?

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Re: Sharp VL-z1 clicking

Our camera was making the same noise and the repairers said it was the solderjoints had become brittle and that they needed to be resoldered

Posted on Aug 12, 2007

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