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I dropped my camera, where can i get it repaired?
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Good Day. I dropped my Nikon Coolpix L16 camera onto a table. Since then when i switch the device on the lens goes out about a quarter and the goes back in and i get a lens error message. I noticed that when the lens goes out it bends to the right(looking from the top) and gets stuck by something. When i pull the lens a little to the left while switching it on everything works fine. A very small metal part came out of the camera. Any ideas? is it repairable?
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel\012 after dropping it. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.Use\012\012\01 ... Digital Cameras
I dropped my camera Friday on concrete floor. Message reads "Lens error restart your camera" and battery compartment door chipped and will not stay closed tightly. Can I repair myself with parts or do I need to mail in for repair? If mail in, how long will it take to get it back? I use it weekly in my real estate business.
Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digi ... Canon PowerShot A540 Digital Camera
Dropped camera The camera, approximately 3 years old, was dropped from a sitting position. The zoom lense is extended and will not close. When the on/off button is pressed the small green light to the right on top of the view screen flashes and that is all. I wonder, is it worth trying to get it repaired?
Dropped Pentax Optio S5n Digital Camera\015\012 My Answer:\015\012\015\012I'm afraid the "very big" drop you speak of was more of a camera ended\015\012life - as related to all digital cameras. No matter how much that\015\0123 ... Pentax Optio S5n Digital Camera
Dropped my Olympus FE 3010 and unsurprisingly it's not working.... Everytime I turn the camera on, the lens extends halfway, then stops. The camera beeps at me, the green LED turns orange and the camera becomes unresponsive until I remove the battery (including the Power button). Any ideas on how/if this can be fixed? I think getting professional repairs will cost more than the camera did...
Sounds like a gear has broken or slipped in the lens mechanism.\015\012Depending on the camera, it will probably be cheaper to replace the whole camera. ... Olympus Digital Cameras
Broken screen Someone dropped my camera and the screen looks cracked. When you feel it there is nothing there. It appears to be on the inside. The memory is intact. I can still take pictures and videos, but I just can't see in the screen. Is this repairable? About how much will it cost to repair and where should I get it repaired?
Replacable, yes(the screen), repairable, no.\015\012\015\012you'll have to get the screen replaced, and contact casio to find out if they do it or who is authorized in your area to order you a screen and do the replacement. \015\012\015\012A note, th ... Casio Exilim EX-Z57 Digital Camera
My Nikon d40x is roughly three years old and the lens has had to have been repaired twice due to it being dropped. Lens is working fine though now. Yesterday i was getting out my car and the camera fell out my bag, the lens still works fine but now the camera is refusing to take more than 1 photo and saying "card is full". Tried my brothers memory card in it and its doing the same although his memory card works fine with his camera (nikon d60). Someone help!
Time for some "tough love"...suggest you buy one of the new Pentax point-and-shoots that are especially made for people who continually drop their cameras. This one can be dropped from 3 feet and still work. Leave the good DSLRs to the rest of us. ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
I have an olypus camera INFINITY SUPERZOOM 3000 DLX bought a few years ago. It is a good camera, and I love it. recently I dropped it and broke part of the front cover. is there any way I can get it repaired
Hello there.As the camera is out of warranty. You would have to pay to get it repaired.Please click http://www.olympusam ... Digital Cameras
Non-retractable lens Camera dropped with lens extended and it will not retract. When turning the camera on, I get the message "Lens Error". Can this problem be repaired?
... Nikon COOLPIX S8000 Digital Camera
The zoom is stuck on my Olympus Camedia C-8080 camera following a short face-down drop. How can I open and repair this, or where can I get it done cheaply? The camera has served me well, and although I've already upgraded to the Canon EOS 40D SLR I;d still like to use the old Olympus. Thanks for any assistance. Dan email@example.com
Hi,Click Service Manuals to get many Olympus camera service manuals for free that will surly help you to open lens assembly for DIY.Please ty ... Digital Cameras
I dropped my camera and now I am getting a lens error. Is there anyway that I can fix this myself? If not, where is a reputable repair facility and what should the repairs cost?
Try these procedures. ... Canon PowerShot A590 IS Digital Camera
Cracked screen I dropped my camera and the screen cracked across the corner. The cracked part turned black. Can I get the screen repaired or do I have to buy a new camera?
It is repairable ... Olympus SP-350 Digital Camera
I have owned a Canon G9 for a couple years. I dropped it back in May. Lens wouldn't retract. Did research - must get it fixed professionally. Instead of sending to CANON - I sent to Teleplan Digital Camera Repair (worthless hucksters) to save some money. STUPID! Horrible experience - just now received my camera back after them having it back and forth since June. After the fixed the initial problem I noticed having some focusing problems. Almost every picture wasn't focusing correctly. Not a
Just to rule out any owner error, put the camera on a tripod or firm surface and take a few test shots to check the focus. If the problem still exists, then you have a decision to make...deal with the same guys or send the camera to Canon and have it ... Digital Cameras
Has anyone dropped their camera and got a shattered inner screen as a result. The camera works fine otherwise...just can't see anything on the outer screen now. Any ideas of cost of getting it repaired?
... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S600 Digital Camera
Cracked screen I dropped the camera and the screen cracked. It says that they are drop proof but it broke. Any ideas on where to send it to get it repaired and how much it might cost
Hey benno82,\015\012 You could call the manufacturer and they should have a list of authorized service centers in your area, or they could provide you with an address of an authorized service center you could mail the ... Olympus Stylus 720 SW Digital Camera
I dropped my camera and broke the lens. Its in bits. Can anyone tell me where to send this to get repaired and how much is this going to cost me. This was my first time using my camera. I am sickened.
If you have the O.R. paper of your camera did you try go to where did you buy it ask hem about the to repair or maybe your unit have a waranttyregardsfdlixboy ... HP Photosmart M525 Digital Camera
Hello, I own a Fugi Finepix F100 camera. Last week my dog was pulling on his leash trying to get to a gaggle of ducks and caused me to drop my camera down into snow. I tried to dry it off and in doing so might have damaged the retractable lens cover. Now it is not reliable in opening all the way, I usually need to help slide it back so that the lens is fully exposed. I really don't want to have an expensive repair unless necessary...what do you advise? Thank you! Linda
If you can get a free estimate for repair (local camera shop), then determine if the expense of having it repaired is worth not having to help the lens cover retract ... Digital Cameras
Hi, I accidentally dropped my V1253 and the top half of the screen is damaged, the rest of the camera seems fine and it still takes photos ok. Is it worth getting the screen repaired and how much is this likely to cost or should I just buy a new camera? Many thanks, Flo
Screen replacement can be expensive. If the pics are ok, maybe you can live with it. Otherwise, if you get a new one, consider a different brand. If you search the problems people have on this site, you will get a good idea which cameras have the mos ... Kodak EASYSHARE V1253 Digital Camera
Wont Focus I dropped the camera from my tall dresser about 5 feet and now it wont focus. It makes a clicking noise when I try to zoom in. Also when I zoom in it gets dark around the coners of the screen. Can we fix this or do we need to take it in and get it repaired.
If its making a noise when you try to zoom in and out I would suspect physical damage. The more you mess with it the greater the chances of damaging it beyond economic repair. I would take it to the local authorized canon repair shop. ... Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
I dropped the camera and now I get a Lens Error message. The entire lens area is pushed in too far, and the lens won't retract or go out and the shutter stays closed. Can this likely be repaired or should I just buy a new camera?
Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digi ... Nikon COOLPIX L20 Digital Camera
A friend dropped my camera on the weekend (a CASIO EXILIM EX-Z70) and the lens is definitely broken (it says LENS ERROR) and takes half photos (half black half normal image). The camera is still able to view images I had taken previously. Just wondering how much this type of repair costs, so I can look around and not get ripped off! Thanks
The repairing cost depends on the condition, the actual damage. And important is where you live. Because in some countries the labour is too high to fix the camera. ... Digital Cameras
White screen I accidentialy dropped my camera and now the screen looks cracked and it's white when i turn it on. does this mean that i have to take it to get it repaired or would there be an easier way?
Repair it ... Fuji FinePix F10 Digital Camera
Hi my son dropped my digital camera while the lens was extended and now it wont retract and it says zoom error also the shutter wont open fully or close, the lens is at a slight angle and wont budge do i have to take it to get repaired or can i pull it apart myself thanks
HiIt helps to know the make and model of the camera, some cameras the lens is too fragile and we have never been able to repair them. Other models we have had a great deal of success repairing them. (Google: darntoothysam)One ... Digital Cameras
Cracked Screen I dropped my camera (Kodak 8.1) and cracked the screen. Where can i get it repaired and about how much would it cost
Try to go to www.kodak.com/go/stepbystepyoull find repair center and cost for the repair ... Kodak Easyshare M893 Digital Camera
LCD LENS WHEN I TURN THE CAMERA ON, THE SCREEN IS COMPLETE BLACK. I CHANGED THE BATTTERIES. I CAN TAKE A PICTURE AND VIEW IT ON THE COMPUTER, BUT I CANT SEE ANYTHING IN THE LENS OR SCREEN. I ASKED CANON WHO SUGGESTED THE LCD WAS CRACKED AND TO SEND IN FOR ESTIMATE TO GET IT REPAIRED. I ONLY HAD IT A YEAR AND IT HAS NOT BEEN DROPPED. DO YOU HAVE ANY SUGGESTIONS OR TROBLESHOOTING I CAN ATTEMPT?
Canon would appear to be correct with this diagnosis ... Canon PowerShot A530 Digital Camera
I dropped the camera and the lcd screen is broken with a white screen with a black blotch on the white, can i get it repaired and for how much?any recomendations?
It has to be replaced with a new one ... Polaroid i531 Digital Camera