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Spots of faded color in my pictures

Have had this camera for a few years now & we love it! However, recently there are two spots that show up in the same place on all pictures that have faded color. It's really noticable. Any idea what is wrong with it or how to fix it?
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Kathy

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Hello Kathy, The problem Sounds like a faulty CCD unit, The only other reason would be scratches on the lens that you would be able to see.
Either way it will be quite costly on a DX6490 camera. you may be better off selling yours for parts and buying another DX6490 in good working order so you can still use your accessories such as,battery,charger,memory card etc.I have several nice ones for sale.
Hope this helps,
Best Regards,Russell hounddogellie@gmail.com

Posted on Jan 23, 2013

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Your lens needs to be disassembled, cleaned and re-assembled. It should only be done by a certified camera repair shop. It isn't something that you should try to do yourself. It will not be very expensive to have this done, probably in the neighborhood of $50.00.

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SOURCE: Lens problem?! Black screen all of a sudden

the iris is stuck shut. try banging with the palm of your hand a few times to jar it lose. if its making crunching noise the gears are broken on lens housing. not econimcal to repair

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Pls. be awair that if you do attempt to fix it by yourself the manufacturers warranty might not cover for any future problems.

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