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No picture on lcd & view finder


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  • Anonymous Feb 18, 2008

    I also have the sound recording but a black screen, the link provided advises that no article is available - is this for US customers only - I am based in the UK ?

  • Anonymous May 02, 2008

    Similar problem. Four year old camera has been unused for 2-3 months in drawer. Was OK, but now gives very hazy LCD screen and viewfinder. Memory sticks show up normally on LCD screen. All menus seem to work OK and all settings are unchanged from previous.
    Wasn't there a run of dodgy sensors re-called by several manufacturers not so long ago?
    Cheers Alan.

  • Anonymous May 05, 2008

    vieew finder is blank



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This camera and several like it have had problems with the CCD imager failing which causes this symptom. Please follow this link and send your camera in to the Sony Laredo facility for a free, one time repair.
Sony is well aware of this issue.

Hope this helps you,

Joe Weibel
CustomElectronics.Org repair.

Posted on Jan 24, 2008


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