Having problems with your Olympus FE-220 Digital Camera ?
When I turn the camera on it makes a few noises then shut off
\015 When I turn the camera on, the lens extends, makes a few noises like it is trying to retract the lens. The viewer shows nothing - like the lens cover is on. When I push the power button to shut it off, it makes the noises again and shuts off but does not retract the lens. The battery is fully charged.\015
I called the company (1-888-553-4448) olympusamerica.com and they told me to send it in and they will repair it for 70.95 plus a 6months warranty because i cant find my reciept. they also said what eva is wrong with it they will be able to repair it, but if u have ur warranty u can send it to them it wont cost u anything because u have ur reciept.
I have TWO FE-220 cameras and BOTH of them are doing the same thing. On power up, makes noises, lens moves in and out some, won't display the field view and won't take pictures. When the power button is pushed to turn it back off, it powers down but will not retract the lens all the way. Since I have TWO FE-220's and BOTH have the same problem, I have posted this problem TWICE to tally up the number of cameras reported here. (This is my second post, reporting the second of my two cameras having this problem.)
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