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Cannot turn on camera

Having checked batteries and bought new ones camera just simply won't work. No apparent reason (no knocks) but as I don't have a guarantee or receipt this is very very frustrating. Please help asap

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Re: cannot turn on camera

How old is it? If you purchased it through a credit card this is proof of purchase. Wat ever the answer to the above contact the Pentax Tech Support line - this may be a recall issue.

Posted on May 18, 2007

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Re: cannot turn on camera

Was it idle for awhile ,if so battery contacts may be tarnished,lightly rub battery contacts with light duty sandpaper or scrape them with a screwdriver,be gentle.other tan that will have to be checked by qualified engineer

Posted on May 20, 2007

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