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Cano Ixus 750. Error code E18. Lens rarely deploys and retracts, but when it does, it wll not autofocus. Camera whirrs and buzzes, which indicates that the motor is ok? Camera shuts off.


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The E18 error happens on Canon cameras usually when the lens is jammed when extending.
The error is so (in)famous that it has it own website where you can find help and advice on how to fix it. You can view the site by clicking the link underlined in blue below:

http://www.e18error.com/

There is also a Wikipedia entry which you may find helpful:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E18_error

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