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Zoom lense stuck

Zoom is fully extended and stuck in that position...the LCD screen is grey, and nothing else works. Power comes on and that's all. Took it into a camera store and they tried to disengage the "stuck" lense, but nothing budged. Please help.

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    Zoom lense stuck in extended position, power comes on briefly with blue screen and then cuts out, otherwise doesn't work. Have tried to reboot camera to get lense back in. No luck.

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    Camera fell zoom lense stuck

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The following blog outlines some repair options for a lens error:

http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html

Posted on Dec 23, 2007

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I just had the exact same problem with my camera! My husband noticed when he looked at it from the side angle that the lens was slightly crooked, he gently bent it back into place and it started working properly again right away.  Good Luck!

Posted on Oct 26, 2007

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The only solution is to replace the lens module.that module is very costly. hope it help

Posted on Aug 10, 2007

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