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nikon coolpix s550 shows lens error. any way to fix this problem myself?
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Electronics Technician: PramitP, Engineer replied 9 years ago
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Hi,

I'm sorry to hear about your problem.

Answer a few questions so that it would be easier for me to assist you further.

Does the lens extend?

Did it fell down?

Regards.
Pramit
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Customer reply replied 9 years ago
yes lens extends & retracks . camera was droped
Electronics Technician: PramitP, Engineer replied 9 years ago
Uh oh! I wish I had a better reply for you. That is what I was afraid to hear. It seems that the problem is with the gear-motor allignment of the lens which moves in and out with the help of motor. This part is replaceable at an authorized Nikon Service Center. I would guess the cost of repair around $150 which is too much and you would rather prefer getting a new camera.
If you have any other queries if you want any suggestions then I would be glad to assist you further.

Regards.

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