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Russell A.
Russell A., Camera and Video Technician
Category: Camera and Video
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Experience:  30 years of experience as a TV station technician gives me a unique understanding of technical equipment issues.
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I have a power shot camera canon PC1225 A570is I the piece

Customer Question

I have a power shot camera canon PC1225 A570is I the piece on the slide for the batteries is worn. I would like to have it fixed.
JA: What's the exact make and model of the camera? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: I gave the name wich is Power Shot A 570 its cannon soom lens 4x15
JA: What happened right before this popped up? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: It is at least 10 years old an the lens would not retract The small piece the the battery touches is badly worn out.
JA: Anything else you want the camera expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: yes I want it fixed .
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Russell H. replied 1 month ago.

Hi, thank you for contacting My name is Russell. I will do my best to provide the right answer to your question.

Where would you like to have this problem repaired? locally, by yourself (self-repair work), or by sending the camera off to a remote location?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Expert:  Russell H. replied 1 month ago.

OK, that can be done, I think.

But it depends upon my next (last) question:

- where are you located, please? by either

A: zip code


B: town/city and state.

Let me know, please, and I will give you your answer.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I am canceling this inquiry I am not satified with response. Thanks anyway