Having problems with your Fuji FinePix A345 Digital Camera ?

I have a Finepix A345. When its turned on, the motor will not push the lens out and open the shutter. Nothing happens and no pictures can be taken.


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OK you are probably going to think I am loony giving you this advise But No I am completely sane! First make sure the battery is fully charged, Then....

Get a can of compressed air OR acces to a compressor at your local garage Get them to fit the triggered air blower tool to it.

Blow around the lens in all the extension joins the firmly slap it in the palm of you hand with the side of the camera making contact with you palm. Do the procedure two or 3 times and inbetween the slaps turn it on to activate the lens mechanism. I have now fixed about 80 of these cameras with this method. I obtained the fix from Sony who charge $90 to do exactly the same. Keep at it as it will eventually work. One tip, make sure the battery is charged before you do this.

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