Having problems with your Olympus FE-330 Digital Camera ?

When i turn on the camera the lense gos out then back in half way and the camera light flasshes and then it shuts off and beeps twice at me i have replace the battery with a new one and it does the same thing and the screen does not turn on when this is happening


Answers :

The lense has jammed and/or failed.
\015\012Could be jammed and you may be able to blow out some of the dust with an air can.
\015\012But chances are you need a new lense assembly. They can be found for as little as $30, but replacement is a rather complex procedure - with many pitfalls. But if you're venturous and willing to gamble $30+, it could make an excellent learning opportunity.
\015\012The lowest repair-shop quote I ever found was $75 in labor alone.
\015\012Guess I'm in the wrong business. ;-)
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\015\012If you're wondering; yes, I was able to repair mine. Essentially it's a matter of taking it apart untill you have the lense out; remembering where it all went; and putting it back together -- In some extremely tight quarters...
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\015\012Let's hope the air can works!
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\015\012Good luck!
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\015\012Alex
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