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I have a kodak z650. I lost the front lens, just fell out. Is it called the zoom lens? Can it be purchased?

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Posted on Apr 26, 2008

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I have one and my does not shut down right after I turn it on, but there is a battery save feature on it, You must have yours set to save the most battery... see if you can reset your save battery feature..
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Posted on Jun 06, 2008

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Hello,

You may need to call KOdak at 1.800.235.6325. If camera is still in warranty they will repair it for free.

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Posted on Sep 25, 2009

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SOURCE: my zoom lens just wont retract.

Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digital camera. Some common error messages that might show up on the LCD's of cameras with this problem include “E18 lens error”, or “lens error, restart camera”. Some cameras might show nothing at all, but merely make a beeping noise as the lens goes out, then in, then the camera shuts off. Sometimes the lens won't even move.
The problem is actually quite common throughout all camera brands. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension. Or the battery ran down with the lens extended. Believe it or not, one BIG contributor to lens errors is using a camera case. Sand, gunk, case fibers, etc... accumulate at the bottom of the case. These materials love to cling to the camera by electrostatic build-up from the camera rubbing against the side of the case (especially those cases with soft fibrous intreriors). Once these materials work their way into the lens mechanism, that's all she wrote. I have many Canon's, and NEVER use a case for this very reason.

A camera owner that suffers this problem may have no recourse for having the camera repaired. Many camera makers will not honor repairing this problem under warranty as they claim it is due to impact damage to the camera, or sand or debris getting into the lens gearing mechanism (neither of which is covered under warranty). The quoted repair cost is usually close to or more than what the camera is actually worth.

Fortunately, about half the cameras that suffer this failure can easily be fixed by one of the following methods. None of these methods involve opening the camera, although some have potential to cause other damage to the camera if excessively done. If the camera is still under warranty, before trying any of these, please please first contact your camera's maker to see if they'll cover the repair, or to determine how much they'll charge for the repair. Who knows, you might get lucky. But if they quote you a number that's higher than the value of your camera, you may want to consider the following methods.
The methods are listed in the order of risk of damaging your camera. Thus make sure you try them in the listed order. And remember, these fixes (especially #6 and 7) 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 unrepaired:
Fix #1: Remove the batteries from the camera, wait a few minutes. Put a fresh set of batteries back in (preferably rechargeable NiMH 2500mah or better) and turn the camera on. If that didn't work, try pressing and holding the Function or OK button while turning the camera on.
Fix #2: Remove the batteries, then remove the memory card. Then install new batteries, and turn on the camera. If you get an Error E30, it means you don't have a memory card installed, so turn it off, slip in the memory card and turn it on one last time.

Fix #3: Insert the cameras Audio/Video (AV) cable, and turn the camera on. Inserting this cable ensures that the camera's LCD screen remains off during the start process. Thus extra battery power is available to the camera's lens motor during startup. This extra power can be useful in overcoming grit or sand particals that may be jamming the lens. If the AV cable doesn't fix the lens error by itself, consider keeping this cable installed while trying fixes 4, 5, and 7 as a means to provide extra help to these fixes. But note that I DON'T recommend keeping the cable installed during Fix 6 as you may damage the AV port while tapping the camera. Reinsert the cable only AFTER tapping the camera.

Fix #4: Place the camera flat on its back on a table, pointed at the ceiling. Press and hold the shutter button down, and at the same time press the power-on button. The idea is that the camera will try to autofocus while the lens is extending, hopefully seating the lens barrel guide pins in their slots.

Fix #5: Blow compressed air in the gaps around the lens barrels with the idea of blowing out any sand or grit that may be in there jamming the lens. Other variations include blowing with a hair dryer in “no heat” setting, or sucking the gaps with a vacuum (careful with this one).

Now we're entering into the realm of potentially damaging your camera in conducting the fix. There is definitely some risk here, so take care when conducting the following two fixes.
Fix #6: Repeatedly tap the padded/rubber usb cover on a hard surface with the intent of dislodging any particles that may be jamming the lens. Other variations include hitting a side of the camera against the palm of your hand. A lot of people have reported success with this method. HOWEVER, there is also some potential for damaging or dislodging internal components with this method, such as unseating ribbon cables, or cracking LCD screens.

Fix #7: Try forcing the lens. More people have reported success with this method than with any of the other methods. HOWEVER, there's obviously some potential for damaging your camera by using this method. Variations include gently pulling, rotating, and/or twisting the lens barrel while hitting the power button. Attempt to gently straighten or align the barrel if it's crooked or twisted. Another variation includes looking for uneven gaps around the lens barrel, and then pushing on the side of the lens barrel that has the largest gap (note pushing the lens barrel all the way in is NOT recommended as it may become stuck there). While doing any of the above, listen for a click that indicates that the lens barrel guide pins may have reseated in their guide slots. If you hear this click, immediately stop and try the camera.

Posted on Oct 21, 2009

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SOURCE: Need to fix/replace my flash on a Kodak EasyShare

its not a good idear to strip your flash gun down inside the flash gun is a big capsitor that stores the power for the flash tube there is 1,000 of volts in it and unless its discharged first in the right way it will bite you or kill you if you get a jolt off of it, dont just short this capsitor out with a screw driver it will just blow the end off the screw driver,, like i sead, it bites!

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Will the battery recharge inside the camera while it is plugged into a power source?


Kodak EasyShare Z650 zoom digital cameraUser guide

Battery charging options Visit www.kodak.com/go/z650accessories for:
Kodak EasyShare camera dock series 3 - powers your camera, transfers pictures, and charges the Kodak Ni-MH rechargeable digital camera battery.
Kodak EasyShare printer dock series 3 - powers your camera, makes 4 x 6-in. (10 x 15 cm) prints with or without a computer, transfers pictures, and charges the Kodak Ni-MH rechargeable digital camera battery.
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Kodak easyshare Z650 lens extends and retracts


I only can think of two reasons. The first, the battery does not have enough power. As a safety precaution it shuts itself down, to avoid damage to the saved pictures. Because if the voltage is to low, it can't write with 100% accuracy.
Second: something is blocking free movement of the lens. This could have a cause inside the lens barrel, and you won't see a thing. It also could be a minute damage on the outside of the lens. Or what sometimes happens while putting the camera on, you touch the lens barrel. I assume you did remove any lens cap attached to the camera.
So if you can't see any damage to the lens barrel, charge the battery and try again.

Jan 30, 2014 | Kodak EasyShare Z650 Digital Camera

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The screen will not show the image. it looks as if the screen is cracked, but there is no crack on the screen. also the zoom will not go in or out. the camera turns on, you can hear it and the lights on...


firts resolve the lens issue
1.- Clean the lens surface with a soft cloth (clean the cilinder body of lens)
2.- Turn OFF the camera.
3.- Gently Push the lens
4.- Gently PULL the lens while you turn ON the camera

Check if the lens go in and out. If the lens don`t move try again step 2 to 4

If the lens move, and the Screen continue NOT image (screen is white) you need replace the lens sensor
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Sep 22, 2011 | Kodak EasyShare Z650 Digital Camera

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Wife fell in while canoeing camera dried out ok spot in inside of lens


Sounds like a dried water spot. There's nothing you can do about it on your own. You could send it to a Kodak service center but it will be expensive.

Nov 30, 2010 | Kodak EasyShare Z650 Digital Camera

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The ring that is glued to the camera body that the lens cap clicks onto fell off and became lost. Is it possible to get a replacement? Kodak P712


Hello,

You may need to call KOdak at 1.800.235.6325. If camera is still in warranty they will repair it for free.

Thanks

Neerak21

Sep 25, 2009 | Kodak EasyShare P712 Digital Camera

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My camera Kodak DX6490 need to repair..


Know no solution, just, that is, what my camera did when it fell, the zoom lence was zoomed out, now it won't retract. Must have a crack also like yours. I took the back off and tried to see if any cables were loose, none were so I know it's in the front area of the camera. The zoom probably. My LCD screen doesn't come on either. But the camera it turns on and lights up the selection icon that I have it on. Did you get yours fixed? Sorry to post on the solution when not a solution. But, I didn't see a reply button, to type a regular reply.I did call the Kodak company and they said to buy another camera would be cheaper than getting mine sent to them to be fixed.

Aug 29, 2009 | Kodak EasyShare DX6490 Digital Camera

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EasyShare camera lens is extended and will not retract, camera will not stay on either


There is not repair you can do The lens mechanism had failed Contact Kodak re your next move - repair or replace

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