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Camera lens not coming out when camera is turned on

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Boy there sure is a lot of this going around, it is a camera failure that will require a shop repair, you can not fix this yourself.

Posted on Jan 25, 2013

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Remove the batteries from the camera, wait for 10 minutes, then put them back in and turn the camera on.If this does not work then try the compressed air. With a fine tip blow off gun and dry compressed air set the tip between the lens turret and the camera body and turn on the air while moving the tip around the lens. It should remove all dust and sand. Turn the camera on and it should function as fine.If this also does not work then you need to force the lens out .


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