Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare C653 Digital Camera ?

The lens keep retracting everytime I turn on my camera...

\015 Alright, so sometimes my camera doesn't do this, but of course when it's something important to me, my camera becomes a big jerk. A lot of times when I turn on my camera it will come on but then the lens will retract over and over again. It never turns off, but it keeps me from taking pictures. I've only had this camera for a few months, and it started doing it not long after I got it. Bummer.\015

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Maybe the battery is low OR your press the button the turns the camera into the on you have to manual look through. The button should be at th e top left it looks like a screen, when pressed like 4 times the screen goes black. I'm not a expert but maybe this will help

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