If the camera is under 1 year old, it is under Olympus warranty.
Most people fail to register the purchase of a camera by sending in the warranty card.
It is important that you call Olympus and report the problem.
1. They may know a fix for the problem.
2. Reporting the problem establishes a date for the problem, in case there is any future dispute.
3. You will be registering your camera with Olympus.