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Kodak dx6440 wont power up lens wont and retract

Hello I have a Kodak dx6440 had it for about two years don't use it much took three pics yesterday and then it just shut down doesn't power up and lens wont retract back in any info would be greatly appreciated thanks den

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  • jodiw Dec 07, 2007

    My lens will not retract and power will not come on. Happened out of the blue. It's about 3 years old.

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I have the same/similar problem. I could hear the camera attempting to retract the lens. Camera shut down after timeout.

Disassembled camera & found two teeth missing from plastic gear in gearbox attached to lens motor. Don't know yet if part(s) are available.

Camera had light use. Patheticly short life & that Kodak didn't use stronger nylon gears. Bought a barely use Kodak P880 recently, & the autofocus died shortly after. Web search showed others had same failure. I'll never buy another Kodak camera.

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