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#736971 - 25th Oct 2012 7:16pm camera repair
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Any one do camera repairs .my father in law has dropped his brand new ie taken one photo with it. fujifilm digi camera while turned on bent zoom/lens think it probably cant be repaired but just thought i would ask.
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#736979 - 25th Oct 2012 7:40pm Re: camera repair [Re: johncon]
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Try these people
Fairs Cameras,
Rock Ferry,
612 Old Chester Road,
Wirral

Tel - 0151 645 5000
shop@fairsdigital.com

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#736980 - 25th Oct 2012 7:42pm Re: camera repair [Re: johncon]
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Newton Ellis in Liverpool. Recommended.

Newton Ellis and Co. 29 Cheapside, Liverpool, L2 2DY - 0151 236 1391

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#736984 - 25th Oct 2012 7:54pm Re: camera repair [Re: Salmon]
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Know Fairs well he is taking it there tomorrow but think they will say cant be repaired .
Originally Posted By: Salmon
Try these people
Fairs Cameras,
Rock Ferry,
612 Old Chester Road,
Wirral

Tel - 0151 645 5000
shop@fairsdigital.com
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#736985 - 25th Oct 2012 7:55pm Re: camera repair [Re: johncon]
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If he paid on his credit card it may be possible to claim a new one from the credit card company.


Edited by Salmon (25th Oct 2012 7:56pm)

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#736986 - 25th Oct 2012 8:06pm Re: camera repair [Re: johncon]
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hi i dropped my camera and it kept coming up with lens problem so i turned it on and just helped the lens out by pulling it and it solved the problem ,give it a try you never know your luck

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#736990 - 25th Oct 2012 8:18pm Re: camera repair [Re: johncon]
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Originally Posted By: johncon
Know Fairs well he is taking it there tomorrow but think they will say cant be repaired .
Originally Posted By: Salmon
Try these people
Fairs Cameras,
Rock Ferry,
612 Old Chester Road,
Wirral

Tel - 0151 645 5000
shop@fairsdigital.com


Edited by johncon (25th Oct 2012 8:19pm)
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#736992 - 25th Oct 2012 8:21pm Re: camera repair [Re: Salmon]
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we bought it him as present and payed cash so no chance there but thanks anyway
Originally Posted By: Salmon
If he paid on his credit card it may be possible to claim a new one from the credit card company.
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#736994 - 25th Oct 2012 8:32pm Re: camera repair [Re: johncon]
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Whats the model number ??
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#737000 - 25th Oct 2012 8:43pm Re: camera repair [Re: johncon]
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If the lens is stuck, I Just firmly,twisted, and pushed mine, it needed easing onto its track.

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#737001 - 25th Oct 2012 8:49pm Re: camera repair [Re: ChrisJ]
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wiil check and get back to you but think it is probably dead !!!!
Originally Posted By: ChrisJ
Whats the model number ??
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#737438 - 27th Oct 2012 3:05pm Re: camera repair [Re: ChrisJ]
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Hi it is a fujifilm finepix av 10 it has landed on the lens and bent it over so it is now stuck out .
Originally Posted By: ChrisJ
Whats the model number ??
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#737464 - 27th Oct 2012 4:23pm Re: camera repair [Re: johncon]
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Hi, are you sure it's not av100? Anyway, sounds terminal to me.
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#737467 - 27th Oct 2012 4:32pm Re: camera repair [Re: chriskay]
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Defo av10 know it is probably terminal but since camera is brand new ie only taken 1 picture thought it might be worth a shot at or if someone had one for spares .
Originally Posted By: chriskay
Hi, are you sure it's not av100? Anyway, sounds terminal to me.
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#737585 - 27th Oct 2012 9:17pm Re: camera repair [Re: johncon]
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I dropped my Canon PS SX200IS a few years ago and the lens stayed out and would not retract kept getting lens error message on the LCD Screen.

A quick Internet search revealed a site with 3 options to fix it, the fixes range from mild to severe (total last resort) for me the first 2 failed so it all pinned on the last one which was basically start gently tapping the lens against a wall after several taps getting stronger each time, the lens retracted
I got another year out of it.

He's a link to a sites with some answers for Fuji Bent Len's Fixes

If the answers recommend the above USE AS A LAST RESORT
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