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05-13-2013, 04:18 PM   #1
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K5 will not work with the DA* 300

Until recently, I have had no problems with matching my K5 to a DA* 300 mm. Now, I am unable to get the lens to work when it is mated to this camera. I cannot get the lens to auto focus, and it will not even budge when I try to use the manual focus (the ring turns, but the focal distance does not change). The lens works fine with my k30, and the K5 works with all of my other lenses (including the DA* 16-50). Is there a simple fix?

05-15-2013, 03:11 AM   #2
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try cleaning the sdm contacts on the camera and check if they are bent.
it is the two contacts by themselves

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