Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD800 IS / IXUS 850 IS Digital Camera ?

Camera was dropped-- "Lens error-restart camera" message

\015 My Canon PowerShot 850 was dropped recently . . .it worked for a brief time afterward. But now when I try to use it, the lens makes a 'clicking' sound and the screen displays "Lens error--restart camera." Wondering if it is worth sending it in to be fixed--how big a repair am I facing? The camera is still listed at amazon.com at $379, but the newer replacement version is about $100 cheaper.\015

Answers :

If it is still under warranty , please repair it.
If it is out of warranty. Try to get a quote, it the quote is more than 50% of original value , forget it.
For digital camera's they die like flies. New ones are better and cheaper anyway.
Damaged Lens Block
Needs to be replaced.

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