I can't believe Nikon haven't owned up to this one. You can only upload a photo or a video. I have a 8700 that has just went out of warranty and guess what? `Lens Error` Will be taking it back to shop shortly, when i get a day off, Posted I hope it works. Source
Is this a warranty repair? Sometimes even machines need a little shake. =) April 11, 2008 at 3:47 PM Anonymous said... Create a Guide Featured Guides Nikon Coolpix E5700 Front Cover Replacement Removing the front cover. I have an adapter..
Jay G Fri, 22 Dec 2006 09:38:17 -0800 I ahve a Nikon Coolpix 5700. May 28, 2008 at 10:01 PM mai said... thank you so much, Megan May 18, 2008 at 12:48 PM Camera Repair said...
Posted by: Wayne at October 11, 2005 4:43 PM 126: My Nikkon Coolpix 5900 about 6 months old, went into displaying Lens Error. Both have the same problem. It really stinks. How do we get in touch with the people in charge?
In such cases, the lens barrel guide pins have become unseated from their guide slots (see the below illustration). Nikon Coolpix 5700 Recall I just hope nikon has read this post. Dan M Posted by: Danm at October 15, 2005 12:11 AM 130: My one year warrenty just ended on my coolpix 8700 and of corse my first problem the dreaded lens http://jancology.com/blog/archives/2003/11/02/nikon_5700_lens_error.html i have a canon powershot sd1000.my sister dropped it a couple inches on the lens while it was still retracted.
Wish that I could give you some easy tips for fixing the error by opening the camera, but I'm afraid there is none. alright im not gonna lie, i dont have time to sift through all of these comments to see if anyone else mentioned this but,this is an awesome idea for a blog, My next camera will be a Canon. There are probably many, many more of us with the same problem.
Press and hold the shutter button down, and at the same time press the power-on button. https://answers.yahoo.com/question/?qid=20080509095954AAj1ztq FinePix A500: had this solution, tried everything. Nikon Coolpix 5700 Repair Posted by: bernard at August 9, 2005 4:19 PM 96: Wonderful! Nikon Coolpix 5700 Troubleshooting On some Canon cameras, this requires holding the menu button down with the camera powered on for up to 10 seconds.
How JustAnswer Works: Ask an Expert Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. this contact form Sounds like a massive scandal by them and it needs publising in the camera - trade press. Help? I fixed the initial problem and broke the camera for good all in one step.... Nikon Service Advisory
I suspect a ribbon cable became dislodged or slightly disconnected from its connector. I have a GE A730. i have been able to leverage the lens out about 3mm but i can't pull it out any further. have a peek here I would suggest you change to Canon and cut your losses.
I managed somehow (by pushing and pulling and turning it on and off) to get it working each time. Reading mode: Light Dark Login | Register NewsReviewsArticlesBuying GuideSample ImagesVideosCamerasLensesPhonesPrintersForumsGalleriesChallenges Forum indexNikon Coolpix TalkChange forum Lens Error on Coolpix 5700 Started Sep 15, 2003 | Discussions thread Shop cameras & lenses I paid extra for the Nikon lens and reputation for quality.
Now my only problem is my memory card. WIthin 3 months it had to have the gears on the focus/zoom mechanism replaced (fortunately under warranty); then the speedlite packed up (display said speedlite was down when actually it was Sounds like a massive scandal by them and it needs publising in the camera - trade press. First time was while under warranty.
Fix #2: If the camera's batteries ran down completely while its lens was still open, the camera may show a lens error or not start properly when new batteries are installed. Thanks for all the info at this site. RE: how do I fix a "lens error" on nikon coolpix 5700? Check This Out Got my camera 3 months ago, worked fine then woke up one day to a lense error.
anonymous,Talk about coincidences. CR February 25, 2008 at 5:56 PM Anonymous said... So I manually rotated the lens ge Login|Contact Us Camera and Video Ask a Camera and Video Question, Get an Answer ASAP! AND WHILE THIS PAGE WAS LOADING, I FORCED THE LENS IN.
It will click as it goes in. 3. however i fixed it by taking it apart, the top cover thingy, and then pushing the lens back down into place. How can I fix this? Cost: $225.18!
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