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Nikon 18-55 lens dropped and won't zoom
\015 Nikon 18-55 mm lens (not vr) dropped on grass - aperture now closed, zoom wont move past 45 mm. still focusses. Is it a peg slipped out or more serious unscrewing needed?\015
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Nikon 18-55 lens dropped and won't zoom
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Digital camera got dropped into the sand, and some sand worked its way into the lens and focusing system, and now the camera cannot zoom or focus, but still turns on and takes pictures i have a lumix dmc fx12, and it got dropped into the sand at the beach. the shutter wont close properly, there's sand in the lens, and it won't zoom. Please help!! i don't know how to fix it!!
THIS SOUNDS TERMINAL, BUT YOU MIGHT TRY USING CANNED AIR LIKE YOU USE TO BLOW DUST OUT OF YOUR COMPUTER, AND SEE IF IT HELPS ANY. MOST OF THESE CAMERAS ARE MADE WITH THE IDEA THAT THEY WILL NEVER BE TAKEN APART OR OPENED FOR CLEANING ETC. SO, THAT IS ... Digital Cameras
I have a nikon coolpix s3000 purple.it is 12 megapixels 4x wide zoom and 2.7 inch lcd-zoom was out-not kept in case-dropped on carpet on cruise ship maybe about 3 feet-get lens error-screen comes on but everything blurry-cant zoom or press shutter button but power light is green-left side of lens is raised up and i see slight gap in casing-right side is pushed down-dont know which side needs to match which side! does this mean that all the photos on my memory card are ruined-please advise-thanks
Your photos will not be affected by this fault. Just take the memory card out of the camera and read it with a card reader attached to the computer.Unfortunately the camera will probably need an expensive repair, or if that isn't economic ... Nikon Coolpix S3000 Digital Camera
I droped my nikon L110 in the saltwater in the beach... I didnt nessicarly "drop it" i was walking back to shore and i triped and some of the water from the splash got into the lens i belive... the lens is sticking out and wont turn on or the lens wont get back in... PLEASEE help me... i just got this camera for the holidays.. thank you. -jenna
Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digi ... Nikon COOLPIX P5100 Digital Camera
Basically the actual zoom lens is stuck out and wont go back into the camera, i have tried turning it off and on, but however still says "zoom error" and flashes red. i recently dropped in on the carpet and i think thats why the zoom lens is stuck out. please help
The lens maybe displace. Better go to a service center or an expert. ... Digital Cameras
Hi my son dropped my digital camera while the lens was extended and now it wont retract and it says zoom error also the shutter wont open fully or close, the lens is at a slight angle and wont budge do i have to take it to get repaired or can i pull it apart myself thanks
HiIt helps to know the make and model of the camera, some cameras the lens is too fragile and we have never been able to repair them. Other models we have had a great deal of success repairing them. (Google: darntoothysam)One ... Digital Cameras
Dropped camera jammed zoom lens on nikon 28-85 lens
You have impact damage, the gears in the lens are out of alignment.\015\012\015\012www.cameradr.com\015\012\015\012he is a friend of mine who can fix this f ... Nikon Coolpix S210 Digital Camera
Zoomlens stuck hi - i have a sony cyber shot w50, the zoom wont return back in, and the screen says - Access, then turn the power on and off again, - the zoom lens is not returning in, i think its been dropped and its squint now, can i take the lens off and fix it?
Examine the lens carefully. you will see that the outer lens is out of line with the inner lens. . hold the camera firmly with one hand using the fingers of the second hand firmly nudge the outer lens back in line. reinsert battery and test.\01 ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera
I have a Nikon D40, which I recently dropped. :( Camera seemed okay, but then I noticed later that the 18-55 lens was being less than cooperative. It now is stuck on 55 adn will not zoom out. It still focuses (manually & automatically). My other lens, which was not on the camera at the time of the drop, works perfectly fine. Any suggestions on what could be wrong or how to fix it?
It sound like the lens zoom has broken.If other lens is ok and this lens still focuses automatically the conection is working.Sorry to bring the bad news but it may cost less to get a new lens than to get it fixed.Someon ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens
Hello my name is ashley, i have a question about my nikon coolpix s3000 camera. i accidently dropped it and now the camera lens got messed up everything else is working fine but is just the lens that is not working. The lens stays out when i turn it off and it wont go in again. and when i want to take a picture it says lens error or sometimes it does take the picture but is all blurry. and i want to know if this is fixable.
Oh you silly boy,,,,,we have all done that in our time,,,what you have done is knock the lens gearing out of wack,,,well its busted for good,, as it may well be,,, but if you genteelly push on the lens when you turn off the carera it may help it to " ... Nikon Coolpix S3000 Digital Camera
My nikon coolpix S230 was dropped when the lens was out and now it just says lens error and the lens wont go in.
My nikon coolpix s230 was dropped with the lens out and no it wont go in either. in the inside of the lens a piece of plastic was forced in front of the lens that takes the picture. The warrenty will return and exchange my camera. Good Luck with fixi ... Nikon COOLPIX S230 Digital Camera
I dropped my Nikon L18 and it now says lens error when I turn it on. And the lens wont go back in.
You jammed the lense neds to be taken to a camera repair person It needs a new lense assmbly . ... Nikon COOLPIX L18 Digital Camera
Lens problems I have a Nikon Coolpix L3 and i accidently dropped it (about 2 1/2 - 3 ft) and now the lenses wont open and the camera says lens error. does anyone know how to fix it???
This is an awkward one. If you were clever enough to replace or repair the lens assembly you wouldn't be writing here so all I can advise is to have a very close look at the lens and see if you can notice any slight variation in it's positioning. If ... Nikon COOLPIX L3 Digital Camera
Zoom error the camera got dropped and the lens is stuck out and on the screen it says zoom error and wont take a picture
I'm not sure if this will work as I have yet to try this for my self. But according to others who have had this problem pulling lens out while camera is off and then restarting camera works. If this does work please notify. Or just tell me what happ ... Fuji FinePix A900 Digital Camera
I dropped my nikon L100 coolpix camera on the ground (it was off) and now the lens wont come out and keeps saying "lens cap error" please help me!!
The motoe grear is ether stuck or damaged, oyu dropped it so therefore your going ot need to have it repaired. I would say your best bet is have a camera shop look at it. If you try to push in the lens it could make it worse so do not do that.\ ... Digital Cameras
F60 zoom error..dropped camera with lens out....blurry picture now wehn force lens out or it wont come out at all
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \015\012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by ... Fuji FinePix S304 Digital Camera
I have a Nikon S500, it had a couple of days use and it was dropped on it's lens. When you turn it off the lens wont go back in and also when it's on theres nothing displayed on the screen. Could you tell me if it can be fixed and how much it will cost plase. Thnaks.
HiMost places will want $150-200 for this repair, all they do is charge you more than Nikon would charge you directly to do the repair for you, and they send it to Nikon and pay them to do it.We are an AFFORDABLE digital camer ... Digital Cameras
When I turn my Nikon Coolpix S220 on, it makes a funny sound and the lens tries to focus. It zooms in, and out, trying to focus but stays blurry. It then says 'lens error' and turns off. I have always kept it in a protective case, and have never dropped it. What has happened?
From what you said, it shouldn't be a lens problem, but even dust, lint, and sand can cause problems. The focusing ring works with an electromagnetic field, and that attracts particles. You can try to spray compressed air into the lens assembly t ... Digital Cameras
How can i repair my D60 Nikon lens? It wont zoom in or out ?
Sounds like its damaged, if the zooming is stuck. It might have fallen causing internal parts to damage.\015\012I strongly recommend contacting Nikon service for this kind of repairs, because its far too easy to trouble the glass if you open it ... Nikon D60 Digital Camera with 18-55mm lens
My camera been dropped and now it has a zoom error and wont close the lens back it stuck in one place - how much it will cost me to repair it? is it expensive?
To repair this model of camera requires a complete strip down to get at the lens unit. Lots of carefull desoldering etc.\015\012The lens unit is just a larger version of a compact camera lens unit. Lots of gear gogs to release before you can un ... Fuji FinePix S1000FD Digital Camera
The 18-70mm lens on my Nikon D70 is stuck on zoom. I can't take it back in to take a wider shot. I haven't dropped it or damaged it in any way. Any suggestions?
Take the lens off the camera, try to change the zoom on the lens. if it works then your lens is ok. on the front lens mount surface of your d70 there is a small "driver" connection, it is in the lower left of the metal surface . this connects to t ... Nikon D70s Digital Camera
My nikon dx 200 zoom lens started making noise and wont focus
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Hello. today i dropped my nikon coolpix L22 camera on concrete. and it was alright, but now it wont zoom in or out at all. can i fix it?
You will need to take it apart and check if any gears are broken or jammed. If gears are broken its a bigger problem in finding parts, if its jammed you might be lucky to release it carefully. ... Nikon Coolpix L22BLUE Digital Camera
I dropped my nikon coolfix 2500 andwont open anymore, i thought it was battery exhausted so i charge it and try again to open but still no power lens wont come up, what will i do with my cameras is th
Try the procedures in this tip. ... Nikon Coolpix 2500 Digital Camera
Camera is a Vivitar X30 Cam,dropped and now it says error 3 and the lens wont open and the zoom stays out instead of going back in! HELP !!! Concert Sat
Sorry to say this but it sounds like it is time for a new camera. ... Vivitar ViviCam-X30 Digital Camera