Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?
I have JVC Everio GZ-MG155 and until recently I was pretty happy with this camera.
Few days back, I accidentally dropped it and now camera lense are stuck at one place (in zoom). Lense are not able to focus as well.
I bought it from costco around 2 and half year ago and it is now beyond warranty time.
I do not want to scrap it as I like it and it has good analog input functionality (which I use to convert VHS(analog) videos to digital videos).
Is there any way I can fix it on my own or get
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This has to be taken care by a Technician as this is a tricky Fix.If you could tell me your Location, i could try to Find, if some reputed shop that might charge you less amount.
Let me know, so that we could proceed.
Hope i helped you.
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These cameras have a lot of parts. I am not sure what qualified person could do it for much less then 150$ time is money these days. If you are just using it to convert movies the focus shouldn't matter. For that price I am sure you can just buy a used one.
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