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Lens error message

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  • koziel4 Mar 22, 2008

    The lens is "stuck" halfway out, and the screen says "lens error" it will turn on, but the lens does not move from its "stuck out" position. i tried gently pushing it back and it went back a little, but i don't want to force it. the part is supposedly $8, and labor is $145. That is crazy! They said the lens gear is stuck (this was only an internet estimate - so they didn't even look at the camera) warrenty has expired, so i want to try to fix it myself.

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This is probably THE most common failure among digital cameras. There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html

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