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After 2 years, erratic behavior.

The camera first wouldn't 'playback' photos in the play mode. It was in RECORD mode in both playback and record modes. Now, it sometimes starts to turn on, LED comes on, lens adjusts, then it shuts down. It's getting full power, just won't function properly.

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Re: After 2 years, erratic behavior.

Lens unit problem. Either imact or sand etc in the lens zooming gearbox area. Maybe uneconomical to repair on this model if new lens unit has to be installed. ( it is shutting off because the lens does not come on line properly and so the shutter and CCD do not come on line... when this happens camera switches off. )

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