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Camera wont turn on!!! i hear gears turning

Everything was fine yesterday, until my low battery light came on. so i shut it off and charged the batteries... charged them for four hours go to turn it on.... the little green light flashes and i can see and hear the gears in the lens move but nothing if i hold down the back button and the power button at the same time it beeps, and the lcd flashes but goes right back offff HELP! please... i love my camera and can't live without it! kristen

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Re: camera wont turn on!!! i hear gears turning

Fuji Technical Support team website is the place to ask for further advice. But if the camera is more than a ear old - replacement is the only remedy.

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