Having problems with your Canon PowerShot G9 Digital Camera ?

Stuck/sticky option whell

\015 I can barely tun the option wheel on the back of the Canon G9. Great camera for 1 1/2 years. Was in windy environment this summer with some blowing sand but still functioned fine over Christmas. Now try to set manual distance or change shutter speeds and it's almost impossible to turn the wheel.Ideas?ThanksRT Ryan\015

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I had this problem as well, I used a q-tip and rubbing alcohol to fix mine. I removed the batteries and used the q-tip to drop a few drops of alcohol into the wheel, and worked it back and forth befor the alcohol evaporated.. it worked for me.
Thanks for using Fixya! I would try using dry lubricant this works well in situations that needs lube without the mess of grease and oils.
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