Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera ?
The lens cover won't close when powered off
\015 The lens cover won't close, even when power is turned off. We went to Niagra falls, and drops of water blew on to the camera from the falls. I can still take pictures, but the lens is exposed when powered off. Any suggestions on how to solve this problem?\015
I am loath to suggest hitting it hard (which is what I usually do to mine!) but one solution that tends to work well on the TZ3 is to pop the end of a shop-vac over it when it's turned on. This will **** out any gunk that has got in there that may be blocking it.
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