Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P52 Digital Camera ?

Door on sony dsc-p52 not opening all the way or closing all the way

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Possible that the hinge of the door is damaged and not moving back. It can be a bend in the small steel pin on the hinge.
\012carefully look into to see the bend as it could have happened if the door was shut with a block .
\012Use a good nose plier to correct this bend so that the door closes and opens all way out.
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Door on sony dsc-p52 not opening all the way or closing all the way

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