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02-21-2014, 07:26 AM   #1
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KX Live View Screen Not Working

I have a Pentax KX. Suddenly the screen no longer works. Nothing at all. taken it to a few dodgy shops and was told the camera is useless. Any suggestions or are they right? This thing wasn't cheap and is only 4-5 years old.

02-21-2014, 09:43 AM   #2
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The cost of replacing the LCD (providing that's the problem) is about $120 USD. I'd find a local authorized Pentax repair center and mail it to them for an estimate. The camera sold new for nearly $700, so it seems worth getting repaired for around $100 bucks.
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You may also be able to pick up a used K-x for parts and replace the screen, assuming that's where the problem lies. The screen cable may also have come loose- in that case it would be an easy DIY and I believe it's been covered in a thread elsewhere.

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