Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera ?

On my sony cybershot the lens keeps going in and out when I turn it on


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This can be due to oxidized battery contacts not making good connection, or low battery charge. Make sure you have a good battery, fully charged. Another thing that might be going on is that the lens can't initialize properly, which is usually due to a few things. Dirt or sand or dust in the lens assembly can restrict the small plastic drive gears, or a tooth can be broken on one of the gears. You can spray compressed air in the front of the lens assembly to try to free it up. As for a broken gear, that's a job for the repair shop. Here's a great blog about lens problems, and what you can try to fix them yourself. It covers everything in detail, and they say about 50% of the cameras with lens problems can be fixed trying their suggestions.
\015\012http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html
\015\012If nothing helps, repair will be necessary. Make sure you get an estimate before having it repaird, as the cost can be more than a new camera. Good luck, and hope this helps.
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