Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare DX7590 Digital Camera ?

Camera was dropped and the lens won't retract. You can hear the motor trying to work but something is stuck. Thanks.


Answers :

Hi.

The problem is generally known as lens error. When this happens on Kodak cameras the camera won't return any error message, but the motor is unable to retract or to extend the lens.

If batteries are fully charged. In some case lens error occurrs because batteries are nearly drained and insufficient power to lens motor. This causes the lens rings getting out of alignment and you get jammed lens. In other cases the \015\012lens gets jammed either because of dust or dirt or because of a \015\012mechanical problem.

Test fully charged batteries without memory card. You can also try testing with camera connected to computer via USB cable.
If there is dust or sand blow air with a compressor.

Sometimes\015\012 methods like helping the lens movement while turning camera on and off \015\012works, but this methods can damage the camera. Check warranty first.

You find more using the links below.

Lens not retracting on digital camera.

Fixing Lens Error.

Lens Error.

Regards.

Ginko.
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