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Dsc-p51 Everything seems to be working fine except on the LCD screen i just have all black i saw that somebody else had this problem but the soulution you offerd did not really help me, can you please tell me where i can send my camera to be fixed in the U.K?? thank you.

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  • suzyj555 Dec 04, 2007

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I had the same problem with mine. It appeared the CCD was faulty. Sony quoted big bucks to fix it so I bought a new camera. Curious about the old camera, I took it apart to see what was inside. To make a long story short, there i a ribbon cable that connects the CCD to the rest of the camera. The problem is that this cable stopped making a good connection. Wiggling it around restored the connection and the camera works just fine.

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This sounds like a defective CCD imager. If so, Sony should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following link for more info:
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Applicable cameras include:
Cyber-shot DSC-F717, F88, P10, M1, P12, P2, P31, P32, P51, P52, P7, P71, P72, P8, P92, T1, T11, T3, T33, U10, U20, U30, U40, U50, U60, V1

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Hello, try to push display/lcd button. If this does not help please contact nearest Authorized Sony Service for the repair price estimate. Best regards.

Posted on Apr 27, 2007

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