Having problems with your Nikon COOLPIX L18 Digital Camera ?

Screen only showing lines. Mem card fine and records.

\015 Isolated the trouble to the screen: Fresh batteries installed. Took test picture, removed memory card and viewed test picture through card reader. Picture was fine so problem not with mem card.\015\012Hasn't been dropped. Camera has been used regularly without any other problems.\015\012Appreciate any advice or help.\015

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\015\012Just responding to your last comment as I could not get back in to the other one after you accepted. To be honest the screen alone will cost you around £45 ($70) delivered from the internet if you can get one. Nikon have a general policy of issuing supply parts to authorised dealers only and this makes it a bit more awkward to get these screens. They can be got but it might take a while to source one.
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\015\012If you can source a supplier you could certainly try fitting it yourself. There are several videos on YouTube that would give you a good idea of how to do this. However $70 for a camera like this is a lot considering how much value can be had in the market for a new camera with similar spec.
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\015\012Guess it will come down to how attached you are to that particular camera! Sometimes Ebay throws up a camera with a good screen that is otherwise for parts but again its a chance to take but you could be lucky and pick something up there for as little as $5 - $10.
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\015\012Wish you luck anyway and thanks for using FixYa!
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