Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S400 / IXUS 400 Digital Camera ?

I have a powershot S400. similar to one of the previous posts, the camera first started showing a pink hue in the center (1/3) column of the viewer, which would occassionaly show up on the snapshot. Now that problem has digressed considerably to distortion. first the center 1/3 of the image on the vieing screen will start to take on a pink hue. then the same area will appear to "melt" with pixels of the original image streeking down. sometimes I take a picture and it comes out perfectly


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Sound like this one. At least Canon europe still fixes it if it is manufactured 2002-2004.

http://www.imaging-resource.com/badccds.html
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