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DMC-FZ3 camera got wet. Now completely dead.



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DMC-FZ3 camera got wet. Now completely dead.


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I dropped my camera and the "card/battery" cover fell off of my camera, I got it back on, but now my camera wont turn on, I cant view pictures or anything, its just dead, The battery is fully charged. Any ideas???? Please!!!!


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