Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1K Digital Camera with 14-45mm lens ?

Flash icon turns red and flash does not fire in all modes

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Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1K Digital Camera with 14-45mm lens

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