Having problems with your Kodak EASYSHARE M763 Digital Camera ?

Camera turns on, then the lens will not come out but it sounds like its trying to, then camera shuts off (all this happens in about 1-2 seconds)


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Sounds like a stripped gear in the lens assembly (the gear that drives the lens out). Not an easy, or inexpensive fix, if it is stripped. If could just be jammed, however. Here is a blog about the problem, and things you can try to get it working. They say about half the cameras with this kind of problem can be fixed, using their steps. The blog is about lens errors, but it's the same problem you're having, and applies.
\015\012http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html
\015\012Good luck, and hope this helps.
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