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Olympus FE-230 - When I turn on the camera, the lens comes out goes back in them comes out again. Then I have a blurry image on the screen. I can hear the gears turning to extend the lens. This camera is about a year old and as far as I know has not been dropped.

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Hey fl_dolphin,
This is most likely caused by something obstructing the movement of the lens. You could try blowing compressed air in to the side of the lens to try and dislodge whatever is stuck in the lens. This could also be caused by a problem with the lens mechanism. If this is the case most digital cameras come with a 1 year manufacturers warranty and I would have the camera looked at by an authorized service technician. If the camera is less than a year old the repair would likely be at no cost to you. I hope this helps!

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Posted on Jul 09, 2008

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