Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G9 Digital Camera ?
My Canon G9 won't turn on as well!! HELP PLEASE!!
\015 My Canon G9 was fully powered and I used it earlier on in the day. Then literally within a few hours it was dead! The camera wouldn't turn on. I charged it and still won't turn on. Tried removing the battery and memory card then putting it back in and still won't work. Plugged it into my laptop through USB cable and still not working. Anyone have this similar problem? Literally had it for 13 months just out of the year warranty!!!\015
Sounds like you have the short in the camera that a lot of people get on this model. A terrific place for help with this problem is: www.camerasandparts.com It runs $89 all in with the servicing for the camera included. They just work on the Powershots exclusively. They're very familiar with this no power problem on the G9. An excellent place if you need service for a Powershot.
Probably got shorted out by a loose screw inside the camera which is very common on the G9. The camera likely needs to have a part replaced to restore the power again. The shop that is excellent for help with the canons is www.camerasandparts.com All they service are Powershots and the neat thing is they do the correction automatically to those common loose screws in the camera on the G9, whether they've even come loose yet or not. Try emailing that site, they're amazing for help with these cameras. Good luck.
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