Having problems with your Fuji FinePix A500 Digital Camera ?

Hi, The zoom on my camera fuji finepix E900 wont retract and it says focus error. Already tried dusting any part I can. Any suggestions?? thanks! aimee

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There's a separate zoom motor and circular rise lens assembly that can sometimes stick, due to dust, lint, dirt, or sand that has worked it's way into the lens assembly. There is also a focus ring lens that rotates, and is controlled by two tiny mounted electromagnets. You can try to spray compressed air ($4 at Walmart) into the lens assembly, and then bump the camera gently with the palm of a hand, trying to free the lens up. Here is a web blog of things you can try:
\015\012If these suggestions don't help, get an estimate before getting it repaired. In these instances, they usually replace the whole lens assembly, and it can run enough to justify buying a new camera.
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