Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera ?

E18 error w/sound effects!

\015 When I turn on my PowerShot A95, the lens glides out, then glides back in. Then the camera makes a staccato grinding noise, once, twice, three times. Then I get the E18 message. I've tried taking out the batteries and putting them back. I've tried holding down the power button for 15 seconds.\015

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Lens errors are fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension. Or the battery ran down with the lens extended ...
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\015\012Here are some things that you can do to try to correct it. They only seem to work for less than 50% of the lens errors, but if the camera is out of warranty, they're worth a try.
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