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Olympus C-3020. Monitor display bad again!

by cttrainer / October 29, 2005 8:23 AM PDT

I have a love-hate relationship with this camera.
I love the way it performs but hate that in less than 2 years the monitor has died yet again.

It displays a white background with various thin vertical colored lines - with what seems no way to correct it. Olympus says ...''sure, send it in for only about $100 we can tell you whats wrong and maybe how much more $$$ to fix it''....

Does anyone think this is worth it? If I replace it I absolutely need a fast flash refresh.

Thank you in advance for your input.

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A difficult decision
by snapshot2 Forum moderator / October 30, 2005 5:58 AM PST

The camera is still worth saving.
But how much is too much to save it?

A new Olympus C-7070 or C-8080 can be found for about $375.

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Olympus C-3020. Monitor display bad again!
by cttrainer / October 31, 2005 8:20 AM PST
In reply to: A difficult decision

Thank you Joe, I agree but you hit the nail.....

How much is too much - I'm going to look hard at the models you mentioned. Thanks again.

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