Having problems with your Nikon COOLPIX L3 Digital Camera ?

The shutter The camera comes on but the shutter is stuck in a half closed position.


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Have to know which shutter. If it is the shutter on the end of the lens, then more than likely the end cap is bent, and will jam the shutter. this may be able to be fixed by gently prying up on the bent area , also protect the lens cap with a small piece of aluminum or something similar as you pry gently up ward with a small flat screwdriver. Be very cautious on this, it may do a lot of damage in a split second....so be very careful...if you cannot do it, then someone who is good at repairs of small things may be able to help you.
Notice that you could damage the camera to not be able to be used at all.. so just take note.
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