Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G3 Digital Camera ?

G3 SCREEN NOT WORKING PROPERLY

\015 I HAVE RECENTLY SOLD MY G3 ON EBAY, IT WAS IN PERFECT WORKING ORDER UNTIL THE NEW OWNER USED IT NOW HE IS SAYING THAT THE SCREEN DOESN'T WORK WHEN IT'S FLIPPED OUT BUT IS OK WHEN TURNED AROUND & WHEN IT IS BACK IN THE CAMERA BODY. \015\012HE DOESN'T SEEM TO WANT TO SEND IT BACK SO I CAN CHECK IT , WHICH I'M A BIT DUBIOUS ABOUT , IS THERE ANY REASON IN WHY THIS HAS STARTED TO HAPPEN & CAN IT BE FIXED ?\015

Answers :

It is probably due to a connection inside the camera becoming dislodged during transit. \015\012It would not be a problem for an authorized repair facility to repair this; literally a case of opening it up and popping it back in. I would however not reccomend a user trying this, as the internals of a camera are quite delicate.\015\012If he is not willing to return it, why is he telling you that it is broken? Either he should return it for a refund, or he should accept that he needs to fix it. Don't give in to a refund or discount until you have seen that it is broken. He may well be lying otherwise.\015\012
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