Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare M853 Digital Camera ?
The lens does not close properly.
\015 The lens remains open even when switched off.\015
Insert new batteries press on and off two to three times ......apply little pressure on button and hold it for few seconds .....the lens will get closed ......
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