Having problems with your Olympus FE-310 Digital Camera ?
Olympus Fe-310, lens is messed. Possible sand in it but not sure.
\015 The camera will not turn on. The red light blinks and the lens makes the noise when you press the power button but it won't work. I am not sure how the lens is stuck. And the screen won't turn on, even when plugged into the computer.\015
Lens errors are fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension. Or the battery ran down with the lens extended ...\015\012Here's some things that you can do to try to correct it. They only seem to work for less than 50% of the lens errors, but if the camera is out of warranty, they're worth a try:\015\012http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html\015\012
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Olympus Fe-310, lens is messed. Possible sand in it but not sure.
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