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Beeps and turns off

I have the and olympus fe-20 and it doesn't turn on. When i press the power button it just beeps multiple time and the lens comes out and it turns on for about 3 seconds and turns off and when it goes off the lens doesnt go back in. i have the same problem, it just beeps and the lens tries to move a little, but then it shuts down with the lens out

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The problem you are describing is a problem with a sensor in the lens assembly of the camera. 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 $48.85 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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