Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare DX6490 Digital Camera ?
The toggle in the middle of the mode selector does not respond any more.
Hello, Well I work on these DX6490 Kodaks as a hobby, I guess I am a sucker for punishment !!!! These guys all have problems with the small joystick you are referring to. It was just not designed or built for the long haul. As they age the problems begin to show. Not a cheap repair. Time to think about a newer camera, sell yours on E-Bay for parts, It will probably sell if the camera is in good condition.
Best Regards, Russell
Best Regards, Russell
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