Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera ?

The LCD has stopped working is it worth repair camera brought in 2005

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Hello. I recommend that you take the camera to a local camera shop and get a free estimate. Also ask them if they will take it as a trade in against a new one. Regards, Joe
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