Having problems with your Olympus FE-280 Digital Camera ?
Lens pops out but then automatically retracts on
\015 When I touch the power button lens pops out but then automatically retracts on olympus fe-280 \015
Camera is in need of cleaning. There is lint or debris in the aperature limit - so the camera never senses the lense is at full stroke.
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Lens pops out but then automatically retracts on
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Lens pops out and then retracts - Olympus FE-280 Digital Camera
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