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Washed my IXY 920 IS (Powershot 880) along with my jacket, oops! I have not tried to power it up yet for fear of frying some of the components. I was looking for some help with how to disassemble it so I can try to dry it out thouroughly. Thanks, JED

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If you disassemble it, you might end up with a "brick". If you've removed the battery and card and dried those compartments, the next step is to bury it in a bowl of dry rice for a week. It may or may not start up. However, even if it does, soapy water most surely got into the lens elements and dried with a cloudy film. There's no way to remove that. Or.....maybe you're lucky enough to come out of this with no problems. Good luck...hope it works for you.
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