Having problems with your Panasonic DMC-TZ4 Digital Camera ?

Lens is stuck out. Makes a clicking nose and has error message.

\015 My camera is basically frozen. When I turn it on the lens zooms in then out and the picture is very blurry- then the LCD screen shuts off and says, "Turn camera off then on again." If I turn it off- the lens stays out and the LCD still reads "Lumix".\015\012From what I've read it's a lens error and if you have the camera on warranty- send it back!If no warranty- take to a local camera shop and they can fix it for you- though probably not for free. :(\015

Answers :

Sorry, it needs to go in for service.
Usually this type of fault happens due to sand/ grit in the mechanism or it has suffered a knock/ drop.
If it is grit/ sand then they may just clean the lens mechanism.
If it has suffered an impact, then it will probably need replacement. you may want to get your household insurance involved at that point.

Sorry for the bad news.
Cheers.
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