Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A410 Digital Camera ?

Camera wont turn on zoom lens is stuck out camera power light comes on flashes for a few second the screen shows a E18 then it shuts itself down

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The lens motor or drive has failed. Thats why you are getting the error and the lens won't retact.

This is covered under warrenty if you have any. If not it can cost more than a new camera to get fixed. If you conact canon support or conact your local repair depot they should be able to tell you the cost. Sometimes they will have a flat fixit fee that will cover repair or replacement. Thats cheaper than a new camera but not that much.
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