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Noise when turned on

When the camera is turned on the light turns green the lens goes out but there is a really weird whirring noise. When I go to turn it off, it doesn't automatically shut off and the lens does not retract.

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Re: noise when turned on

Sounds like the gears are stripped in your lens. Send it into repairs and they will send you an estimate on what it would cost to fix it. Give them a call at 800-706-2534 option 2.

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