Having problems with your Olympus FE-190 Digital Camera ?

Card cover open

\015 I have an olympus stylus 1000 all weather digital camera for 5 months now, and i take very good care of it. all of the sudden, when i power it on, it displays a blue screen and says "card-cover open" and shows a picture of the camera with the battery/card cover open even though it is closed. i have opened and closed it, removed and replaced the battery and memory card, but to no avail. what now?\015

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The problem you are describing is a problem with a sensor that is on the card cover door. It seems to have failed and needs to be replaced. Following are the instructions to send your camera to Olympus for service.http://olympusamerica.com/cpg_section/cpg_servicerepair.aspOlympus will charge a flat rate repair fee for this product if beyond the one year factory warranty or the warranty is voided. The cost is $124 plus your local sales tax. This covers parts and labor, factory cleaning and diagnostic check, 6 month warranty and the cost of shipping the product back to you is all included in that price.
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