Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G10 Digital Camera ?

Lens stuck out, camera won't switch on, Canon G9

\015 It was also quite cold when this happened. It started happening few weeks prior to this and was getting gradually worse, until finally the camera is now totally unresponsive. Had it for just over a year... I didn't expect something that cost USD 600 to be a disposable camera in just over a year of use.\015

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I have fixed my g9 twice with the lens problem. 1st time I dropped the camera on asphalt lens closed. Turned on, lens stuck and not forcusing or retracting. Solution was to press lens against a door frame and push as I turned off the camera...it worked. The next time,the lens was extended and would not retract I had to place the camera on its back on a book while I used a small block of wood and a small hammer. It worked camera is working fine. After both cases, it took about 5 shots to calibrate the auto focus.
Hi...The transmission system that moves the lens in and out has a problem with it's gears. There is most likely a gear or an actuator that has fallen out of alignment and is getting stuck at a certain point as the lens comes in/out.There is some disturbacnce of the lens arrangement that is preventing the lens from coming in/out.Any of these symptoms above could trigger the camera to shut itself off to protect itself from further damage. thank u rate me!!!

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