Having problems with your Fuji FinePix J12 Digital Camera ?
Lens will not retract
\015 J12 Fuji Finepix Camera purchased Xmas 08, dropped mid-late Feb 09. Camera body is slightly indented approx 1/2" from edge directly under the lens. The lens will no longer retract therefore the camera will not operate.Do you think that replacing the camera body would fix my problem?Estimates have run in the $90+ range for a camera I purchased for slightly over 100 including tax.Thanks!Ruby\015
As bad as I hated to, I purchased a new camera for $109.00 vs. $90.00 for the repair. I still intend to look around for a similar camera,maybe on eBay or at a yard sale for parts. I think that I would like to give the repair a whorl. I can't tear it up any worse ... it does not work now!
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