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Have a Fuji F10. Lens has started to lock, unable to close, with "focus error" on screen. What is it and is worth repairing. Love this camera


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Are you using that camera for several years? first try to replace the battery with a new battery, if the problem goes again, open the camera by unlocking the screws and clean the lens with a soft cotton or clean cloth, and then turn the camera again. if the problem is still the same, resolder the small circuit that drives the camera lens, or that is connected to the camera lens by using a soldering iron 30 watts, but first turn off the camera. then turn the camera again. see if this one's works, if you don't know how to do one of these things. just have your camera repair by a professional technician. the repair cost isn't big enough. thnks,
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The focus slide is jammed,This can usually be repaired for about $45 at any good camera repair shop.
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