Having problems with your Olympus FE-230 Digital Camera ?

Disapointment regarding my Camera

\015 On the 27/12/07 I purchased my camera without a doubt I have found it to be the best camera I have owned.However recently the auto focus has not been working and all the photographs are misty.When I switch the camera off the lense cover remains open and the zoom lense remains open as a result I can no longer use my camera.I have visited a local camera shop only to be told that the cost of repair would be more than the value of the camera.I am very disapointed as I hoped to have many years enjoyment out of my camera.\015\012Gareth Evans\015

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The problem you are describing is a problem with something in the lens assembly. It seems to have failed and needs to be replaced. Following are the instructions to send your camera to Olympus for service.
\015\012Olympus 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 $73.85 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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