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

Cannot take pics - submerged into isopropy alcohol

\015 My camera,ixus85is, fell into pepsi,dried it,seemed take pics fine,fuzzy lcd but stuck at sepia and when i try to change function it would power offa helpfull knowitall sugested i submerge it in isopropy alochol which i foolishly did - a week later it came back to life,evety function woorking,could review pics from sd,almost clear lcd but would not take pics - hear the ckisk and then black screen and only black on review-i live in ireland so carriage is costly,if its the ccd sensor im not to bad with a small screwdriver or should i start writing to santa and give up whiskey and pepsi,or just the pepsi?\015

Answers :

You can try cleaning it with a good quality electronic cleaner such as 3M or CRC. First remove the battery before doing any cleaning. Try to spray the power button and around each control. Spay all openings including the battery compartment. Let it set for at least 1 hour before installing the battery and turning it on. The electronic cleaner will evaporate by then. If this does not work you may need to ask for a nice new camera for christmas.
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