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Zoom lens won't retract

The zoom lens is extended and won't retract. It is stuck!

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  • fugi_s7000 Aug 28, 2007

    the camera cost me about £400. Fugi seem to be able to repair it for £100 which includes am extended annaul warranty. Im tempted to open the camera up and have a closer look although Im not particularly good with camera or atch mechanism's but I can follow instructions. Your right about the knock I dropped it!

  • Anonymous Dec 31, 2007

    my fe-150 lens won't out

  • gwithersp4 Jul 24, 2008

    zoom lens won't retract nor camera turn on. Batteries recharged, reset.



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The motor mechanism has failed electrically or through damage- taking a knock. Either way nothing for you to do- unless you are a watch maker or good with fine tools. A repair will cost much as a new camera. Try both -a self repair and a new camera. You may get lucky and have two cameras

Posted on Aug 28, 2007

  • john ash
    john ash Aug 28, 2007

    Well its up to you now Sport the repairs cost[plus shipping and insurance] and this time keep hold of it.
    Or take it to bits- then buy a new one
    I know what I would do



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