Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera ?

Will not take pictures has lines going thrugh the screen

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There is a recall on these cameras for a faulty image sensor used on several models. Canon will fix it for free whether its still under warranty or not. See the Canon website for more info. I called the Tech Support line and they told me to send it back to them and they would repair it for free and pay the postage both ways as well, and I have had mine since 2003!!
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Will not take pictures has lines going thrugh the screen

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