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4 year old Nikon dead in the water

My camera was purchased new in 2004 & has never had a problem. Suddenly it won't turn on. No power. Completely dead. Have tried changing batteries & making sure they are completely charged with no result. I like this camera & am used to it, and I spent about $800 so was hoping to get more than 4 years use out of it. 2 questions I guess: Do you think it's repairable & is it worth it even to try? THANKS!

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    i have the same problem

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Greetings camerastew,

That is definately a large investment, and my suggestion would be to take it into a repair shop and get an estimate on repair. Once you have that information, you can make a more informed decision.

I know that at the Best Buy™ stores, you can get an estimate from the Geek Squad® department, however if you decline having the unit fixed, you will incur a 34.99 handling fee. I want to be up front about this.

You may find it is cheaper to fix the unit than replace, or you could find out if is more cost effective to make a new investment.

I hope this helps!
Thank you,

Dorothy
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Posted on May 29, 2008

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