Having problems with your Sanyo Xacti VPC-S60 Digital Camera ?

When I turn on the camera, the lens won't come out and it says 'system error'. After a couple of seconds the camera shuts off.


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Well I had the same problem, and ever so gently pulled the lens until it came out all the way out and continued taking pics. Did this a couple of times and the problem resolved itself. As VinayT said, it is probably because of a piece of dust stuck in there
Your Camera lens is stuck inside the well in the body, whether due to dust in the well between the camera body and the lens housing or due to mechanical rack and pinion defect. If it is the former then use the vacuum cleaner to pull out the dust/sand from the well and powering the camera on and off regularly and if it is the mechanical fault then a professional help may be needed.
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