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

Camera says access when you turn it on then says turn it off and on again

Answers :

This is common problem in Sony digital cameras and cause is missing initialize signal of lens mechanism that system control chip is needed to show live view in camera mode. (sensor got bad and does not send initialize signal)
In most cases, lens assembly need to be replaced to fix the issue however some times cleaning of lens assembly flexible ribbon wire terminals fix the problem. It can be done by taking camera apart carefully. Local camera repair shop will help you if you have no experience in camera repair work.
Let me know if you have additional question.

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