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Canon S2 IS LCD Screen Doesn't Work Correctly

Had a lot of trouble with this camera. Worked great in the beginning. The LCD screen started to **** out every now and then. Then after not using camera for a while i got the Black Screen problem. To my suprised it friggin worked!!!

Now the LCD screen doesnt work in the normal position for taking pictures. I works when i swivel the screen but having to take pictures like that is really annoying. Can anyone help?

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Hi, Some leads from the display wires are cracked or broken, if you are accurate enough you can replace it by yourself otherwise bring it to an repairshop.

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