I have had my Coolpix P2 camera for 2 years, and it has never given me problems, until I got the dreaded "Lens error", for seemingly no reason (did not drop I have a GE A730 that was giving a Lens Error message after being in my pocket (probably accidently hit the powerbutton and the camera freaked when it tried to extend With Samsung's release of the Galaxy S4 Zoom, I'm really curious to see if this will also be a issue/problem with this camera phone (and other phones with optical zoom). Try grabbing and holding the smallest inner lens barrel at its furthest extended position, preventing it from returning to the camera. http://patricktalkstech.com/casio-exilim/casio-lens-error.html
Thank you so much for your wonderful blog. ~Freddy May 12, 2008 at 4:17 PM Anonymous said... Hi, Can you please tell me how to fix my Casio Exilim (EX-Z70)? Most broken ones on ebay seem to also have lens errors, thus could not find a replacement part. good luck - E by Earl Barry at 11 Mar 2007 04:40:36 We have bought 3 Casio cameras, two have had problems with the lens sticking, the EX-P700 after 5 minutes,
But first, do not use liquids to clear the sand. The important part was using very gentle and very even pressure. June 6, 2008 at 5:37 AM Tobeon said...
HOWEVER, there is also some obvious potential for damaging or dislodging internal components with this method, such as unseating ribbon cables, or cracking LCD screens. Cancel The All-New Pro Tech Toolkit The high performance electronics repair kit. danp.,As the camera is relatively new, recommend contacting Canon and requesting warranty repair of the focus problem. Casio Exilim Troubleshooting This is sometimes a surprisingly effective method.
Author with 4 other contributors Paul Fallon Member since: 04/10/2012 81 Reputation 6 Guides authored Badges: 10 +7 more badges Team CPSU Member of CPSU AMIDO-S12S17G28 4 Members 9 Guides authored Casio Exilim Lens Stuck June 11, 2008 at 4:51 AM John O'Connell said... I have a Canon Powershot A540 with a lens error. I am now going to open the camera lens.
Preview my answer Post my answer View Statistics: Past 24 Hours: 0 Past 7 Days: 2 Past 30 Days: 21 All Time: 1,958 22,654 Free Manuals 89,693 Solutions 6,867 Devices iFixit This guide will help you access the lens gears for cleaning. Hello camera repair, I was interested in buying an canon sd1000 or something like it, but after reading all of these problems I am reluctant. Iain 09-13-2008,11:34 AM #18 iain bramhill View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Join Date Sep 2008 Posts 2 Hi, I have this exact problem - please can you advise me
Is there any way you can help? please :P Ales Last edited by buhtelj; 03-03-2008 at 08:34 AM. 07-09-2008,05:51 PM #14 kodakmoment Guest Please help! Casio Exilim Camera Repair i have been able to leverage the lens out about 3mm but i can't pull it out any further. Casio Camera Repair Center Thanks again!
Well, I finally got the lens assembly out of my Coolpix L6 But it wasn't easy, the inside is very different from that shows by the excellent L10 instructions provided by check my blog i'd rather doing it my way. For how long, I don't know... Particularly I do not recommend probing deeply around the most outer (largest) lens barrel gap, as you may dislodge the lens barrel dust gasket that's located just inside of that gap. Casio Exilim Camera Wont Turn On
This should hopefully work. And even then, repair is not certain :( Since the camera is not working anyways, may I suggest some additional gentle taps in the slight hope of reestablishing connection in the This extra power can be useful in overcoming grit or sand particals that may be jamming the lens. this content jdolly, I can try.
The following photo illustrates unseated guide pins that would cause a lens error. and ran some more compressed air though. tried pushing lightly on lens.
March 16, 2008 at 10:09 AM Scairns said... This extra power can be useful in overcoming grit or sand particals that may be jamming the lens. I can give more details if anyone needs them but you do need to be able to unsolder a couple of wires and the battery terminals.In any case the lens assembly This was very helpful.
Cancel The All-New Pro Tech Toolkit The high performance electronics repair kit. But you mention that you want the pictures from your camera. I got it the day before i left and loved it for two weeks... have a peek at these guys Add a comment Add a comment Add Comment 1024 Step 7 Edit Slide the labeled piece toward the LCD screen and release.
January 16, 2008 at 6:37 PM Anonymous said... A lens error has to be sent into repairs or else you need to buy a new camera. Guess I'll have to get a new one. Sometimes the lens won't even move.
Matias,As mentioned, these fixes only seem to work for less than half of lens errors. Remove the batteries for 10min.