Having problems with your Nikon Coolpix S210 Digital Camera ?

Lens making noise and opening and closing...then lens error.

\015 So my lens makes a clicking noise and just keeps going in and out and not foucusing...\015\012i can see the picture on the lcd its just very unfocused.\015\012help im going out of town tommarrow.\015

Answers :

Lens error of this kind are usually caused by mechanical faults concerning lens assembly. The lens cannot extend or retract fully, the error is detected and lens error is returned. \015\012
\015\012Try first removing batteries to reset the camera.\015\012
\015\012If that does not work , then lens assembly is defective.\015\012
Sometimes this can be fixed playing with the lens during extraction or retraction to help the lens asset getting back to normal.
More often the camera lens must be disassembled and re-assembled by a technician to fix the problem.
When you turn it on try to help out the lens by pushing on its sides and while checking if the lens is even..try to push it lightly to level the lens...error lens occur when your lens are not aligned sometimes just getting it back or leveling it would be enough if it does not work most probably you need to get it replaced. unfortunately it is really hard to find replacement for this part, you might need to buy a 2nd hand camera same model and get the part you need,just make sure that the part you need is still working you can get low priced cams in ebay...
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