Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S3 IS Digital Camera ?

Lens error in S3IS

\015 Whe I start my camera, it tries to move lens forward and backwards but fails and gives message "Lence Error" on the display and shuts off. \015\012\015\012I have shown it to Servece center and they dignosed it as Optical Unit stepper motor problem. \015\012\015\012Can anybody help me getting this part or the cost of the part and place where I can order it?\015

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This is probably THE single most common failure among digital cameras. There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html
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