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I have a Blank LCD screen and everything else seems to function fine

I have an Olympus e510 SLR and when i last turned it on the lcd screen remains blank with a few grainy grey lines running through it. i cannot see saved photos either when i switch to play mode. i can still take pics, but obviously have to wait until i transfer to pc to see them. anyone got any help or is the LCD in need of repair? thanks

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The problem you are describing is a problem with one of the chips in the camera that controls image processing. It seems to have failed and needs to be replaced. Following are the instructions to send your camera to Olympus for service.

http://olympusamerica.com/cpg_section/cpg_servicerepair.asp

Olympus will charge a flat rate repair fee for this product if beyond the one year factory warranty or the warranty is voided. The cost is $139.85 plus your local sales tax. This covers parts and labor, factory cleaning and diagnostic check, 6 month warranty and the cost of shipping the product back to you is all included in that price.

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