Having problems with your Polaroid i531 Digital Camera ?

The lens will not open up or retract.

\015 It beeps 3 times and them shuts down\015

Answers :

I had a Polaroid i531 that would beep 3 times then shut down & the lens wouldn't retract.

I fixed it like this:
  1. Inspect the lens from all angles and you'll see that the lens assembly is out of sync. (My was looking upward ever so slightly)
  2. \015\012
  3. Using gentle finger pressure, press in the opposite direction of the abnormal lens direction
  4. \015\012
  5. I heard a snap, then I powered the camera on.
  6. \015\012
  7. Camera now works.
This is it!  WEIRN is exactly right on this one.  Look closely at the lens alignment and slightly shift it with your fingers and it should realign and close itself.  Once it does this, it should be back in working order.\015\012
\015\012Thanks, WEIRN.\015\012
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