Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

The lens has opened when I turned on the power but will neither retract if the power is turned off nor can I take a picture. I have changed the battery but it still does not work. Can it be repaired please


Answers :

Ensure first that there are fresh new batteries inside, drained batteries can cause the same problem.

That happens because the lens mechanism get stuck , either because of dust inside, of because a part is bent or not well placed.

The thing you can do is helping the lens back inside inside by pushing gently with your thumbs on the lens while you turn off the camera at the same time. If the lens are really stuck do not apply eccessive strenght, or you can cause more damage.

If this simple repair does not work, then the lens cylinder must be taken apart and reassembled, and that job must be done by a technician.

You can get an online quote on repair here: Repair.

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Many thanks.

G.


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