Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare V1073 Digital Camera ?
When I zoom in my camera shuts off
\015 When I zoom in with the camera more than 3/4 of the way the camera will shut down on its own. I still can take pictures with the camera out wide and with limited zoom...... what is worng with my camera?\015
Mine was doing the same thing and after chatting with Kodak Tech Support to no avail I wiped the lens barrel (the rings that slide in and out) with a paper towel dampened with a little alcohol and it started working again. There's a sensor that shuts down the camera if the lens can't move freely and apparently a film can build up on the rings that causes just enough friction to make it turn off. I then wiped it with a tiny bit of WD40 on the towel and it's working perfectly. Be very careful if you try this to not get anything on the glass lens itself, and don't use enough to soak the towel, just barely dampen it.
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