Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S410 / IXUS 430 Digital Camera ?

My Powershot 410's LCD screen suddenly went fuzzy,

\015 My Powershot 410 is about 5 years old. Out of the blue, the LCD screen suddenly went fuzzy (there are blurry lines running up and down the screen), and all the pictures are fuzzy now, too. I think that the zoom sounds noisier. When I review pictures that I previously took, the LCD shows the pictures perfectly. So I am thinking that it is something with the zoom. Can anyone tell me what might be wronwith my camera, and is it fixable?\015

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This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check this link for more info.\015\012
\015\012Applicable cameras include:\015\012A40, A60, A70, A75, A80, A85, A95, A300, A310, S1 IS, S60, S200, S230, S330, S400, S410, S500, SD100, SD110, IXUS V2/300/400/430/500, IXY Digital 30/30a/200a/300a/D320/400/ 450/500 \015\012
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