Having problems with your Fuji FinePix E900 Zoom Digital Camera ?

Camera was dropped. Now there are horizontal

\015 Camera was dropped. Now there are horizontal lines on the pictures. You can also see the lines when you view the pics on the LCD screen. What is the problem and can it be fixed?\015

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Most likely damage occurred to the LCD screen. You can replace it yourself if you can get the part, or you can pay someone to replace it. I was quoted $125 for repair, so I ordered one off ebay and did it myself for $25. If you google the problem, something like "Finepix E900 digitial camera LCD screen replacement", you will find articles that describe how to do it yourself. If you decide to try it, make sure you discharge the flash capacitor. It will stay charged for days, and won't hurt you, but will "bite" you, possible causing you to drop the camera or flinch and hurt yourself. I discharged the capacitor by shorting it's two contacts with the end of a flathead screwdriver. Short it 2 or 3 times, just to make sure you've drained the charge. If you don't want to go to all this trouble, you might opt for a new digital camera- I've seen name brands for $69, about half the cost of a repair shop. Good luck, and be careful with these cameras- hundreds of them get dropped, bumped, and sat on with the lens extended, and that often renders them useless, or uneconomical to repair.
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