Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera ?

My Canon Powershot A630's flash won't work. Basically, you press down the shutter button and the little red light goes off, but no flash, and it won't take the picture unless you turn the flash off.



Answers :

I was having the same problem...
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\015\0121. I took off the two screws on side closest to flash
\015\0122. Removed side cover
\015\0123. Gently wiggled the round silver capacitor at the top that is wrapped with a black film
\015\0124. Voila... the flash worked and I put the cover and screws back.
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\015\012I think over time that little capacitor detaches because of the vibrations. Hope it's of help.
I tap on the bottom, and it does work!
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