Having problems with your Olympus FE-340 Digital Camera ?

I have an olympus fe340 camera. Recently the pictures started coming out with all light. Sometime there are just striped of bright, white light layered horizontally in the pictures. Outside pictures are the worst. can I send you a picture to see it?


Answers :

This is almost certainly a failed image sensor and there is nothing which you can do to fix it. if the LCD screen on the camera shows pictures correctly which were taken before the fault occurs it confirms that it's a sensor fault.

The FE-340 was released in 2008 and is sold with a two year manufacturer's warranty in most countries so your camera should still be covered for a repair by Olympus. If your camera was sold in the UK then it will additionally be covered by the retailer for up to six years (five in Scotland) under the Sale of Goods Act which states that goods must be of satisfactory quality considering the price paid and intended use. The Act only protects the original purchaser and not subsequent owners.

Note that any attempt to open the camera casing to try and repair the\015\012camera by yourself or by other persons without manufacturer approval will immediately\015\012invalidate the warranty and will cancel any UK Sale of Goods Act cover.

Olympus can be contacted via the following website if you're in the UK:-

http://www.olympus.co.uk/consumer/208.htm

If you're anywhere else you'll need to use this site instead and choose your country:-

http://www.olympus-global.com/en/contact/list/grouplist.cfm

Sorry this is not necessarily the advice you were after but I hope that I have been of some assistance.


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