Don't know of any other impact to the camera before this failure EmailPosted June 6, 2010 1:09 amRPI have an S1IS with the E18 problem. up vote 8 down vote favorite 2 I've had a Canon PowerShot A1100 IS camera for almost a year now. It has a loop that I have used to put it on my belt. If you're not going to fix yours, could I pay the shipping and get it from you. http://bsdupdates.com/lens-error/powershot-a570-is-lens-error.php
sawyerhartman 68,200 views 14:44 Canon 5D mark iii vs Black Magic Pocket Camera [The Ultimate Challenge] - Duration: 8:51. The mini slotted optocoupler is mounted on a little PCB glued to the side of the motor mount. Does your comment also apply to other Canon cameras like the A580 or A570? If Six Is Easy, Is Ten So Hard? http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html
Reply to this post Permalink | Report abuse Do you think this post adds to the discussion? Do you? i'd rather doing it my way. Canon will fix it for minimum of 89.00 plus my cost of shipping.
We have another camera which is an S3IS and guess what, it just got the lens error. it dropped on the ground on top of the lens and the camera completely shut off and the lens is now halfway extended outward and it doesnt let the camera go My camera is 11 months old and only lightly used. Camera Lens Stuck Get it serviced at either of these places, they are all very reputable:Canon Factory - Expensive but good workwww.royalcameras.com - Good work and reasonable pricewww.camerasandparts.com - Excellent for Powershot Repairs, that's
While testing the macro i accidentally stepped on uneven ground and hit the lens towards the wall. In particular, this lens error may occur when the camera is used in certain environmental conditions such as high temperature and/or humidity. You especially might consider this if the lens barrel appears obviously damaged, bent, or crooked such as from a fall.
I tried to push the lens towards the widest gap and heard a click.
I will never, ever, purchase another Canon camera and I will suggest to anyone else planning on purchasing a Canon to look at another company. I Dropped My Camera And The Lens Is Stuck I am trying to install a printer that I just bought and it 10/23/2016 10/23/2016 Cody My printer keeps flasihing light and I cannot turn it off, 10/23/2016 10/23/2016 GeekGal We Thanks Rob, that looks like the good start I was hoping to find here! so thank you!!
After that my camera was able to turn on. One word of warning: this is not a procedure for the inexperienced or faint-hearted! Lens Error Restart Camera I did not get an error but after zooming to any extent, I was not able to zoom out. How To Restart Canon Camera Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension.
I have a Canon PowerShot A630 and I was getting the "lens error, restart camera" message" so, after reading your suggestions, I banged it on my desk several times and...lo and click site Canon, please come clean. Reply to this post Permalink | Report abuse 51 of 61 people think this post adds to the discussion. I have not yet tried compressed air. Camera Lens Won't Retract
I'm re-charging the battery (it had sitting a while) and who knows? share|improve this answer answered Feb 17 '14 at 14:55 Georgy Ivanov 1112 add a comment| up vote 1 down vote I own a PowerShot A495 and recently the lens was stuck How to fix! - Duration: 3:01. news My sister dropped my brand new Casio Exilim ex-z80 on brick, with the lens open!!!
Look for an independent shop. Olbina says: Son gave me an Amazon gift card and I'm thinking of applying that money toward a Canon A590. On August 30, 2010, during a scenic tour of Yellowstone National Park, it sent the "Lense Error, Restart Camera" message. Canon Ixus Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically I have written a blog post about some things that you can do to try to correct it.
Yes No In reply to an earlier post on Nov 11, 2008 1:24:12 PM PST PC Nut says: If you look at the camera models and comments, these are cameras that Truly invaluable advice! 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 http://bsdupdates.com/lens-error/powershot-s3-is-lens-error.php This is such crap, Canon turns a blind eye to this.
If the camera was dropped, compressed in your luggage too tight, gathered a grain of sand while on the beach, or had a similar occurrence, you can find yourself with this The shop I used cleaned this sucker like new and they do something to the lens to reduce the risk of ever getting a lens error on the camera again. Canons response was it was "Impact Damaged" and not covered but we could pay them to fix it - I don't think so! Also own Canons: old pwershot G2, 3 AT58o (2 kids & wife) and never had a problem.
EmailPosted September 19, 2010 8:19 amJimI babied my Canon SD990 camera since getting it. Nothing seems to work. Then I blow cool air from the hair dryer to the lens. Thanks for this resource.
My SD1100 just got this problem. I got it for Christmas. toodles!- heather May 27, 2008 at 1:28 AM Anonymous said... I brought my camera in and it was repaired under the service plan.
Each time I tried to power up the camera I got "Lens Error, automatically shutting down - Restart Camera" - and it would turn off.