Having problems with your Pentax Optio M30 Digital Camera ?
Pentax Optio M 30
After turn-on, the lens comes out, it goes immediately to maximum zoom and then the image becomes blurry. After that, it retracts the lens and turns off. It does the same thing every time.
Your problem is that the camera is failing the seft test. Since the image gets blurry at the end of the lens check, my money would be on the lens itself. It is possible that the lens gears that help extend and retrace the lens are clogged by some mechanical obstruction. This problem cannot be fixed by the end user. Time to seek the assistance of a qualified camera tech to get it fixed.
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