Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?
I have a canon mv-630i digital camcorder.
the view finder and screen goes blank (white/gray)colour and looks very scratchy.
See this link. The ZR65MC is the US version of your camera. Canon has a world wide service notice regarding these models, and if it is determined that your problem is with the CCD image sensor (your description indicates it is), they will repair your unit at no cost regardless of warranty status. Contact the Canon service organization for your region.
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