Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD750 / IXUS 75 Digital Camera ?

Cameras dead This was purchased last Christmas and used quite a bit. Thinking the battery was dead, we recharged it, but nothing. We bought a new battery and still nothing. It's just dead. Any ideas?


Answers :

Hi

There are several things that could cause this.

1- Check the battery door indicator switch under the battery door and beside the memory card slot. Is the little black switch damaged or missing? Try pressing down gently using a pen it with the door open and then press the power button. Does it turn on?

2- The fuse has blown and needs to be replaced. Offhand I don't recall where it is on the SD750 PCB or how hard it is to solder on a new one (depends on if its tricky to get at or not). Good thing is fuses are really cheap.

3- Other power problem with the PCB due to corrosion or impact damage. The PCB or 'motherboard' of the camera will need to be replaced.

A couple solutions would be to either buy a defective camera online and\015\012make one good camera from the two if you can do that sort of thing\015\012yourself, or secondly have it repaired by somebody.

Don't bother\015\012trying to send the camera to Canon if it is out or warranty (though you can call them and verify\015\012what I'm about to say) because they will want $150+ to do the repair\015\012for you. Parts are not cheap to buy from them.

I know of\015\012one very affordable digital camera repair business... because I own it.\015\012The name is Darntoothysam, feel free to check us out, we are on that\015\012big auction website also (I don't plug their name for free), our seller\015\012ID is 'darntoothysam'. If you Google "darntoothysam" you will find us.

If we can help with your repair then please let us know.

Hope this helps,

Thomas
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