Having problems with your Sanyo VPC-S500 Digital Camera ?
On my VPC-S650, the zoom lens is stuck out and each time I turn it on I get an error message and it shuts off.
Okay gently push the lens in if it does not give any play STOP and take it in to a repair shop if it gives play retract it all the way in take out the battery and put the m back in for a full reset if that wroked you just had a stuck lens motor that got freed if that did not work you got a bad motor inside that needs to be replaced.
This is due to a firmware problem. It is common. You can send it in to manufacture and they will repair it for $50 or you may get lucky enough to find an update on the web.
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