Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare C340 Digital Camera ?
Dropped camera. shutter doesn't open and lens not always extends
\015 Flash works and LED screen illuminates when the lens is extended but the shutter never opens when a picture is taken. The menu does not display when activated.I tryed disassembly, but coud not get the electronics, black, assembly package to seperate. Is there a hidden screw somewhere, better yet is it even worth trying to repair?\015
Try these procedures.
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