Having problems with your Nikon Coolpix 5400 Digital Camera ?

What could cause an extremly distorted image on the LCD?


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That model has an issue with faulty CCD ( image sensor ) Nikon were repairing them no charge under a recall, but that MAY have finished - go to the Nikon USA website and see what you can find. Details also at http://www.imaging-resource.com/badccds.html
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