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im not giving up yet.. Reply ↓ Luciano on April 19, 2011 at 22:50 said: Jacko, I have a d40x that I've had for 3 1/2 years. Interesting to see what you do to fix it- I have yet to fix mine, as I'm enjoying my D7000 now. Bookmark the permalink. 92 thoughts on “How to fix the Nikon D40x ‘Error. weblink

It continued working after reassembly and testing. The shutter itself seemed fine, so something that needed to time in the system wasn’t working right….So,... There’s a picture at the end of this post, courtesy of Nikon, of that same “aperture control mechanism” You’ll notice it’s a lot of stamped stuff with a bunch of springs Tried the gear mechanism repair and upgraded the firmware. learn this here now

Nikon D3100 Error Press Shutter Release Button Again

I was quite concerned when my camera had this error while my family was at the fair.

Took off the bottom plate, exercised the red wheel and found dirt in All these are related and function in conjunction with the shutter.It can be of a couple types. The drop has caused a slight displacement of the mirror, so it kind of "jammed", and thus the shutter trigger controlling the mirror is not functioning. Or can't be fixed anymore?

Reply ↓ Bess Tunstall on August 19, 2011 at 16:59 said: how about cutting the cover with a box cutter as to be able to take the cover off. I tried opening it up but I don't see a red gear only very hard to reach white gears…sigh…I tried as best as I could to get some WD-40 on them It was beginning to impact the photography seriously. Nikon D5200 Error Press Shutter Release Button Again Dip it in your oil and let it drain until you have just a small drop on the end.

skibekpl 36.087 προβολές 0:50 Disassembling a Nikon D3000 for Infrared Conversion - Διάρκεια: 7:53. I would clean the wheel then spray some appropriate lube into the lid or a clean jar and apply it with a clean toothpick or screwdriver etc. ive always been one to fix things myself.

Good enough until I can get a true repair done.

Jammed mirror and shutter ) - Διάρκεια: 6:56. Shutter Release Button Nikon D3200 Reply ↓ John on December 25, 2012 at 15:59 said: Thanks for the fix tip and great picture. I love my camera and I am very passionate about my hobby and just would like it to work again. I took off the bottom (some of those screws were tight- a good quality small Phillips made it a LOT easier!), saw the red gear.

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I think that the trick was loosing the screws in the plastic box where the wheels are... https://www.dpreview.com/forums/post/35815345 You have to consider where the lube will wick away to next time the camera gets warm. Nikon D3100 Error Press Shutter Release Button Again Reply ↓ Robert Van den Heuvel on January 17, 2013 at 04:51 said: Might I add that everybody seems to have a slightly different problem. Error Press Shutter Release Button Again D5100 That should be sufficient to save 80% of the cameras showing a shutter error from a trip to the service center.

WD-40 stands for "Water Displacement" (disperses moisture to prevent rust/oxidation and penetrates into mechanisms and tight spaces. have a peek at these guys It takes 2 shots and I get the error message again. Please be exremely careful with spraying anything inside the camera. It allows me to poke the red thingy if needed. Nikon D3300 Error Press Shutter Release Button Again

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  • until I saw this !
    I have followed the instructions and 'touch wood' it seems to have worked :D
    I didn't use any spray/grease as it wasn't stuck but I was
  • There is a gear motor that controls the tripping of the Shutter Release mechanism and over time,it either gets a bit tight to turn over or just contaminated with dust &
  • Use a toothpick to deposit the lube on the gear.

Mirror may be stuck up. More »More by Timothy Wooi:Add instructable to: Contest GroupRelatedLight the pathby satheesh89Better Pictures. I will try jacko0's video now.

I have Nikon D3200,problem camera on is massage

error,turn camera off and then on camera please help me, thanks for your help

I shot a bunch http://windowsazure4j.org/shutter-release/nikon-d40x-shutter-release-error.html Or any other quick fix options?

Reply ↓ jacko0 on January 4, 2010 at 12:20 said: yea, why not if you have an old VHS or DVD player lying around why not give that a try! Error Press Shutter Release Button Again D3300 Reply ↓ karthick on November 28, 2013 at 12:40 said: Hi Jack, I am karthi, i have a nikon d40. I used a silicone grease.

What i have to do….

My uncle's D40x also had the same issue, but went away after he pulled the battery out and waited for a good 6 months for the internal circuits to discharge completely. You are the best! I took about 1000 pics these last few days. Nikon D3300 Shutter Error I put the bottom cover back on and have taken 30-40 pictures since then and it seems to work great again!

So I tried it again and sure enough it fails in cold weather. I have now added a warning to the blog to remind people that it could damage the camera even more. pls what can I do the them ?The fix worked perfectly. http://windowsazure4j.org/shutter-release/nikon-d40x-error-press-shutter-release.html Start process at http://www.nikonusa.com Reply ↓ Karyn on October 10, 2012 at 06:03 said: You are my savior!

up vote 2 down vote favorite The LCD on my Nikon D3000 is displaying the following error message: Error. Put back the base Cover & Screws starting from the Inside of the Battery compartment, Work in an anti clockwise direction noting ...Show All Items If you own a Nikon DSLR Same thing for my 70-300 AF-S!I've decided to live with this compromise and just remember what lenses will/won't work. exposure) position when at rest.

Then reassemble following the screws backwards on the sticky tape remembering that some are different lengths. Press shutter release buttonagain' Posted on October 13, 2009 by jacko0 D40x Press Shutter Button Error Fix by Steve Jackson is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. visit my facebook, https:// facebook.com/Tim's Photo Gear from Japan to see more photography stuff! Guess I'll have to go deeper into the camera.

Then Your Shutter trip motor has worn out and need a replacement.

Hi I tried this, and it only worked for 1-2 shutter presses.

Nikon D7000/ Nikon D40/ Nikon FM2/ 18-135 AF-S/ 35mm 1.8 AF-S/ 105mm Macro AF-S/ 50mm 1.2 AI-S · Share on Facebook Share on Twitter NSXTypeR Posts: 1,487Member May 2013 Well... rnjvideo 117.418 προβολές 1:45 Φόρτωση περισσότερων προτάσεων… Εμφάνιση περισσότερων Φόρτωση... Σε λειτουργία... Γλώσσα: Ελληνικά Τοποθεσία περιεχομένου: Ελλάδα Λειτουργία περιορισμένης πρόσβασης: Ανενεργή Ιστορικό Βοήθεια Φόρτωση... Φόρτωση... Φόρτωση... Σχετικά με Τύπος Πνευματικά δικαιώματα Kyle Agee 40.113 προβολές 1:25 ERR in Nikon D80 - Διάρκεια: 0:50. Leave your drop of oil there and get out.

jacko0 on April 11, 2010 at 11:42 said: I used WD40 as that's all i had. Worked nicely for my D40x and was easy to do with this information. He graduated from a Technical College majoring in Mechanical Engineering and is also a Certified Kaizen Specialist and ... Reply ↓ Sneak on December 27, 2010 at 14:56 said: Just an update - it's been a couple of weeks and the camera is still working perfectly.

Thank you so much!!! Do what works for you. Couldn't find any debris so I greased it and voila!

Works as good as new now - Thank you so much for posting the easy to follow steps and the fix (I Reply ↓ gobec on May 2, 2011 at 14:07 said: thank you a lot!