Closed Lumix dmc fz8 zoom stopped working Tags: Cameras Zoom Last response: January 28, 2012 6:01 PM in Digital Camera Share rawlinson September 10, 2011 7:53:37 PM The zoom has stopped working on my camera,its been fine up until now.Ive noticed that when its switched on and I hold it to my ear I can hear faint whirring sounds. More about : lumix dmc fz8 zoom stopped working Ubrales a b w Digital camera September 13, 2011 10:59:42 PM Welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums! What you are hearing is not good news. It means that the zoom drive mechanism has failed. These mechanisms are made from fragile molded plastic parts to keep the weight down. Mousemonkey January 28, 2012 6:01:50 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Digital Camera categories Camcorders Digital Photography DSLRs Point & Shoot SLR ZLR Kodak Nikon Sony !