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Canon G9 dropped

Not once but twice when the camera was on with the lens extended. The first time nothing happened to affect operation but the second time I got the lens error and the camera shut off with the lens partially extended. Through a series of start/shut off's and hearing clicking noises when the lens fully retracted/extended the camera seems to be working fine. It no longer makes the clicking noise and the lens functions properly. Here's my question...by being dropped is there some internal component inside the camera all out of wack now that affect the quality of the camera's operation and of the pictures it takes? Do I need to send it in for general service/alignment of some kind? Thanks a bunch.

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  • octaveman Aug 28, 2008

    I know I was a tad wordy but the question was will I need to take my camera in for adjustment if it's been dropped a couple of times. The lens seems to be operating fine these days and has nothing to do with the battery charge.

  • claudya84 Oct 16, 2008

    HI



    MY G9 WAS DROPPED ACCIDENTLY BY MY SON, AND NOW LENSE ERROR. AM REALLY WORRIED AS MY MOTHER WOULD SCOLD ME AS I SPEND 376 POUNDS ON THAT.

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I was told it happens when the battery is low

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