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I have a Panasonic DMC-TZ3 digital camera that I like very…

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I have a Panasonic DMC-TZ3 digital camera that I like very much. A few years ago it started having curved grey and white curved lines across the display. Can it be repaired?

Technician's Assistant: What's the exact make and model of the camera? And can you guesstimate how old it is?

Panasonic DMC-TZ3..... Bought about 2007 or '08 . . . .

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?

Started about four years ago, my local camera shop says nothing can be done.

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It's been a great camera and I would like to use it again!

Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Camera and Video
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Camera and Video Technician: Russell H., Service Tech replied 1 year ago

As for repairing your Panasonic camera - I think you will have to arrange for a Panasonic Factory servicing of your camera. The error you describe sounds like a memory or processing error, not of the type that you can possibly repair on your own.

Contact a Panasonic authorized servicer about sending your camera to them for repair, by e.g. phoning them at ***-***-**** Mo-Fri 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Their address is

Precision Camera*****br />Enfield, CT 06082

If you would prefer to send your camera to Panasonic's own Factory Service Center in Mcallen Texas, contact them through 1(###) ###-####

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