Having problems with your Nikon Coolpix 8700 Digital Camera ?

Lines across images when zoomed no lines

\015 Well I thought that my problem with the lines was unique to me but lots of 8700 have this manufacturers defect....how can I have my camera working properly at Nikon's expense.\015\012I got as gift that was purchased at a duty free port in the caribbean...\015

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Thanks for your support.
\015\012I solved my problem by dumping my Nikon Cool Pix 8700 and I bought another camera and It will never be NIKON for me again!
\015\012Thanks again
\015\012Best warmest regards from the Caribbean islands of St Kitts&Nevis
\015\012www.seestkitts.com,
\015\012Christian
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