Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD890 IS / IXUS 970 IS Digital Camera ?

My daughter dropped my camera, and the lens will not retract. It says, "lens error, restart" Any suggestions?


Answers :

Hi,

This is a Tedious Job. You need to Dissemble the Camera and\015\012then replace this. This is Not An Easy Task. But, if you could replace\015\012that, it's still worth a shot.

Again, it depends on the Age of\015\012the Camera. If you send it for repair, a Normal Camera would cost\015\012around $100 - $150 which is not a Choice you would accept.

Check the below link :-

http://www.digitalcamera-hq.com/digital-cameras/canon-powershot-a570is_question.html?qid=12688

There are Few Tricks in the below blog. Check, if that could help you ;-

http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/

The above one are Generic Solutions.


Other\015\012than this, i searched for Service Manual and the Part and it is not\015\012available. So, i guess the only option would be to use the above\015\012tricks. If that worked, perfect, unless the Ball is in your Court\015\012because, even if i could tell you the direction myself, the part is not\015\012available online.

Let me know, if needed further assistance.

Hope i helped you.

Thanks for using ' Fixya ' and have a nice day!!
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