Having problems with your Nikon Coolpix 5900 Digital Camera ?

Won't turn on. My Nikon Coolpix 5900 is 4 yr old. Battery is good. When I press the on/off button, the orange/red light on the front stays on permanently and the shutter fails to open.

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I have run across situations where the camera has gotten some dirt or grit in the lens area and causes your described problem. The lens shutter tries to open or the lens tries to come out but is blocked by this dirt. This could be like a grain of sand or such. Have it professionally cleaned and while in the shop have the flash capacitor circuit and the battery charge circuit checked. This all will skirt the cost of a new camera so ask for an estimate before proceeding.
This is caused by the camera not charging the flash capacitor inside thus it will not power the rest of the camera. You going to need to take it in to a local shop and have them look at it. This is something a end users cannot just open up and do.
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