Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD890 IS Digital Camera ?

I had the E18 error--lens wouldn't retract and

\015 I had the E18 error on my Canon SD890 and lens wouldn't retract and camera wouldn't focus. Fixed the lens retraction with a little jiggling. That now goes in and out fine. But still the camera wont' focus. Everything else is working fine, will take photos etc, but no focusing! Any ideas?\015

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Focus problems are quite common after a lens error, it sounds like you still have an issue with that lens unit. If you need help, there's a great site taht just specializes in the powershot problems, nothing else at all. Try going to www.camerasandparts.com and you'll see the fix for this for your SD890 camera. I hope that helps, that site is amazing for the powershots and that's where a lot of people go for help with these. Good luck with it.
This is probably THE most common failure among digital cameras.
There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html
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