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Lens stuck I take my FinePic A330 out of the case, turn it on, the lens zomes out as normal but stops halfway out. I change batteriesd, Still stuck. I've tapped the halway extended lens. It will not move. Any ideas before I must take it for repairs? I just know have a perfectly good camera goes into a camera case, then is removed a month later, and the lens is stuck.

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Re: Lens stuck

The following blog outlines some repair options for a lens error:

Posted on Dec 23, 2007

Re: Lens stuck

Hi everyone, I had a similar problem. My lens was stuck completely and didn't emerge at all. Out of curiosity about the "smack it" solution, I tried whacking it against my hand a few times. After the first few whacks, nothing; then a couple more and PRESTO, the lens emerged! I was alternately whacking and opening and closing the cover. It now seems to open and close as before. Thanks for the suggestion.

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Re: Lens stuck

Fuji Tech Support to check out ther situation there. If the camera is more than a year old a repair is probably not an economic option

Posted on Jun 30, 2007

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