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01-08-2008, 01:00 PM   #1
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flash bulb kaput!


Brand new here at the forum and wondering if anyone has experienced a blown bulb in thier on board camera flash...and fixed it?

I use the ist DL.

Thanks ALL!!!

01-08-2008, 02:52 PM   #2
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Unfortunately the on board flash is a known weakness in Pentax DSLRs. Happened to one of my DS's. I don't believe it is a do it yourself repair. If the camera is still in warranty, send it in. If it isn't make sure you get a repair estimate first. If the rest of the camera is OK, it might be cheaper and better to get an external flash.
01-08-2008, 04:53 PM   #3
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Thanks Roscot,

External flash it is!

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