Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-N1 Digital Camera ?

Sand i got some sand in my camera as well... the lens goes out and then in about 5 times then it shuts down...... it only does this sometimes.. it will go months and work fine.. then it acts up....

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Use a vacume to **** up most of the grit. DO NOT USE COMPRESED AIR. if the lens is making crunchy noises. basically all the internal gears are done. sony wont touch cams that have been droped in water or sand. try the vacume thouh it has worked before.
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