Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G9 Digital Camera ?

My lens is stuck open and all the way out after zooming on a cold evening. The camera turns on, lights up showing G( window and then beeps and goes dark saying 'lens error, restart camera' at

\015 When I push the start button, it comes on for a couple seconds, showing the G9 logo colored window, then it beeps constantly, saying that error message. "lens error, restart camera." \012\012I restart and get the same message. I am unable to move the lens and zoom back in. I stuck out the last time I used it after zooming out. (or actually zooming in on the subject.)\012\012The temperature outside was very cold. It wasn't raining or snowing. I left and brought the camera inside and didn't try to use it until the next morning.\015

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If any amount of moisture has entered the camera this will not be a user fix, it will require service.
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