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I regret not doing this while on vacation because taking pictures was a real pain when the camera was busted. Any ideas why it is that way? So I used the "Press gently on the lens" fix. Do you know of anyone else with a similar camera that you may borrow their battery to try with your camera? weblink

Turn the power off. 2. I don't know how much this would cost. Hope you can help, thanks Posted by Jo19 on Oct 08, 2007 Want Answer 0 Clicking this will make more experts see the question and we will remind you when it Posted by: Nick Wells at May 14, 2005 1:13 PM 68: hi, bought nikon 5700 may, 2003, broke on honeymoon 2weeks later in Sydney, lens error.

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Because of Nikon's good reputation I decided to buy my first Nikon camera. Gears were replaced. While doing these, listen for a click that indicates that the lens barrel guide pins have reseated in their guide slots. March 20, 2008 at 9:38 PM charlotte said...

First, I took out the battery and the memory card. With the lens pointed down, try "gently" tapping around the lens barrels with a small item such as a pen or pencil. January 22, 2008 at 10:07 AM Anonymous said... Nikon Coolpix L840 Lens Error We are on our own when it happens out of warranty.

Again, these fixes should only be considered for a camera that's out of warranty, who's cost of repair would be excessive, and would otherwise be considered for disposal if unfixed.CR May at May 15, 2005 10:47 AM 70: I just bought the 5700 last night.After seeing this site today i am calling the company and canceling my order. Thanks for the suggestion,That worked and I am puttingthe cash back in my wallet.It wasn't as difficult as I thoughtit would be to completely dismantlethe camera and put it back together.Have Every few times, the lens will not close and I will have to force it in again.

Now I find this site, oh how depressing all those years with Canon and not a single fault, even wore out an SLR. I Dropped My Camera And The Lens Is Stuck hope this helps April 18, 2008 at 1:28 PM Anonymous said... This action appears to have put the gearing in the correct location to properly extend/retract.Thanks for posting! i don't know if someone dropped it when i wasn't home, whatever it is, it doesnt work.

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My brother also has an older model Coolpix than mine and also has experienced the same problem. Posted by: Paul at December 29, 2004 4:30 PM 37: I am getting very worried now folks. Lens Error Nikon Coolpix Posted by: Mad User at July 15, 2004 4:55 PM 12: My Nikon 5700 camera is 2 months beyond my year's warranty. Lens Error Restart Camera Canon Read the Forums FAQ.

said... have a peek at these guys Its repeated several times and I'll see if the behavior continues this wkend. holistic, Well good for you! How to fix Nikon Coolpix L6 digital camera lens? Nikon Coolpix Lens Stuck

Thank you so much. My best bet is that there is dirt near the lens. Posted by: javier at February 25, 2005 7:07 PM 55: Suprised found so many same problems here. check over here Posted by: Mark at October 25, 2004 5:53 AM 21: My warrenty was 1 year and I first took the camera to a dealer.

Was this answer helpful? Camera Lens Won't Retract Tip: The max point reward for answering a question is 15. 0 characters Video Photos Link Replacement Parts Add Upload Upload × × Draw a box over the problem!! It was a mistake to repair the camera.

Posted by: hjohnstone at July 27, 2004 4:00 AM 14: This is the second time my 5700's lens has gotten stuck.

i'd rather doing it my way. I tried switching the battery with a fully charged one. Until now the camera seem oke. Canon Camera Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically Error E30 (for older Canon's) means that you don't have a memory card installed, so turn it off, slip in the SD card and turn it on one last time Fix

I have a Nikon 5700. Sounds like a massive scandal by them and it needs publising in the camera - trade press. Hope this helps, good luck. http://windowsazure4j.org/lens-error/nikon-coolpix-l14-lens-error-fix.html the forcing the lens worked while turning it off and on!

The 5700 lasted for a few weeks past 2 years. I first tried to fix the issue myselves. After replacing the battery and powering the camera back on it seems to work fine. Posted by: Tom at November 24, 2003 8:44 PM 2: Also, got a lens error today on this 60-day old camera.

I did everything up to the tapping step, which worked, however, when the lens finally opened I had no picture, it was just white. I hope this helps; no banging required :) March 3, 2008 at 5:51 PM Anonymous said... Nikons seem to be filled with plastic wheels, as I have seen with my old 990, which I dissected thoroughly after it deceased in a real high drop from a hotel Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension.

so thank you!!