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The lense pushes forward halfway when turned on

The lens pushes forward halfway when turned on and then retracts. nothing turns on. I tried hitting the camera, recharging the battery. Is there a way I can fix it myself?

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I Googled "Kodak Easyshare V1253 firmware" and went to the firmware download page on Kodak.com. Downloaded the firmware, followed the instructions to install and update the firmware. The firmware on my camera was already updated, but I installed it anyway. This fixed the problem!

I also synchronized the camera to the Easyshare software on my computer. That also might have helped.

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Hi!
I'm afraid you will have to give it away for a repair - it sounds like the lens get stuck in the halfway - could be dirt, sand or something in the reductor or the lens are damaged.
I work in a Kodak service center.

Hope this helps!

Tom

Posted on Jul 29, 2009

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