Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera ?

When I use the camera to take a picture, the display screen has lines that appear and "jump" around the screen. What is causing this, and how can I fix it? Thanks!


Answers :

Hi your camera is actually on a recall list and the stated problem should be covered by canon under the recall. here is a link to a very good site with information on it www.imaging-resource.com/badccds.html and here is the direct link to canon http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&fcategoryid=221&modelid=10468&keycode=2112&id=48264

if this is not the problem then the hinge of the lcd screen my have a broken wire in it
If it is Canon A80 camera then it got ccd imager failure problem and ccd imager chip will be replaced.
Canon offers free of cost repair for few models, A80 included, for ccd imager chip problem.
Click Canon CCD Imager Advisory for details for USA, if you live in another country, please check with local Canon service center.
Thanks.


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