Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera ?
Sony DSC-S500 My camera is 10 months old. It's been working perfectly up until today.
When I turn it on the lens closes. When I turn it off the lens opens. When I can get the lens to open half way as soon as I push the zoom button it closes. It's kind of like the lens is stuck.
I've tried replacing batteries, I wasn't sure what else to do.
You are right it has defective mechanism, a stucked mechanism is present. camcorder are smart it can detects error and shuts down itself for safety. earlier models dominoes the defect if the user is not quick enough to react when something goes wrong with the camera. You need professional service to fix it.
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