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Wet camera, everything works but the screen went blurred

I have Sony DSC-T5. It went wet when I was doing some ride in the water park. However, everything works out fine other than the screen. I can still see the image on the screen but is without color and it is blurred. Is there anyway I can fix it myself? It is very expensive to send it back to Sony for repair. Thank you.

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It will likely be best to sell it and get another as the price has fallen below the fix price.
The glue that holds the screen to circuit is damaged and not fixable by the average person..
you may be able to find a screen on ebay though that could be a waste of time and money.

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