There are 2 things you can try yourself:
Originally Posted by luke_h
1) Hit it with a very big hammer or
2) Reset the film counter away from 0 and towards 36.
Exhaustive tests have shown that method 2) works better .
If it still doesn't work, Newton Ellis & Co.
of Liverpool England can fix it for sure, but so can any competent repairperson. The IIc is relatively simple by Retina standards, it doesn't have a light meter to go wrong or a long piece of string inside the body (I kid you not) linking the shutter, aperture and meter.
PS: If actual repair is necessary, this shows what may be needed:
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