Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S51S Digital Camera ?

Blurred pictures on canon powershot S1IS

\015 Only one out of 20 pictures is clear, rest are blurred/distored. As per canon company in USA, this is caused by connections to CCD image sensors and will be fixed for free, including shipping cost, if I lived inside USA. Do we have the same deal here in Canada. If so, where do I send Camera to be fixed.\015\012\015\012thank you Wes Archer\015

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I don't know if Canon is offering out of warranty repairs in any country. You should contact Canon in your country to request a repair if it's under warranty, or ask about the fault if it's a recognised common fault
\015\012Cananda, look here:
\015\012https://orderdesk.canon.ca/RepairOnline/bookOrTrack.do?method=languageSelection&lang=en
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\015\012UK, look here:
\015\012http://www.canon.co.uk/Support/Consumer_Products/services_locator/index.aspx
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