Questions & Answers for: clean sand camera zoom grind


Question about Lumix DMC-FX01 Digital Camera

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...sand out but i was hoping to figure out if i could do it myself. Had the same problem... zoom switch stuck at full zoom. Same fix worked. All I had to do was take out the initial exterior screws and ...


Question about IXUS V2 Digital Camera

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camera was dropped in the sand- I brushed/blew off what I thought was the majority of it. It still worked for the rest of the day- opened and closed, though it made a grinding sound, took photos, etc.


Question about Cyber-shot DSC-S600 Digital Camera

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...sand which had found its way into the gear train that drives the viewfinder focus assembly. On this camera, a separate motor drives the viewfinder, independent of the main lens control. There is a ...

Question about Optio 60 Digital Camera

3 Answers repair shop. There is absolutely nothing you can do to repair it yourself. They're also on the web at Not sure if this is too late but mine had the same problem. It had sand in ...

Question about AF-S DX 12-24mm f/4G IF-ED Lens

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...zoom ring. Do you have any clue what the problem could be, what needs to be replaced? Thanks a lot. Mario. sand or dirt may get inside your lens or may be you or or someone drop it. send to nikon for ...

Question about Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera

1 Answer is windy conditions with very fine sand blowing around. Some of those grains are lodged in the automatic lens cover and in the autofocus/zoom mechanism in the lens. I can actually hear the ...

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