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Fuji S3500 Finepix just stopped working

After taking a photo the other night it just stopped. I thought it was flat batteries but after 6 sets it just won't turn on. Totally dead. Suggestions appreciated. Cheers

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Mine just did the same thing ,bought new batteries etc, was told by a repairer its uneconomical to repair, its 1.8 yrs old so out of warranty.A problem with the operational switch and some circuits would need replaced.

Posted on Jun 14, 2007

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If you have had it less than a year or even a little over- Fuji may come up with a modestly priced or even FREE replacement,if over and , before you send it to a repairer or contact the Fuji Tech Support team try one more thing. Take the batteries out and with the end of pencil, eraser - give the contacts at bottom the battery chamber a polish. Now take a look at the lid of the chamber if it has a continuous piece of metal inside so as to cover the battery ends put a piece of foil across them if two batteries ,or arrange 2 pieces of foil to replicate the correct alignment if 4 batteries Then close the lid . See what happens - it may simply be a battery contact thing.

Posted on Jun 06, 2007

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