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04-11-2010, 12:34 AM   #1
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K10D mirror flipping problem

Hi there, my K10D starts to act strangely today.

Whenever I turn the camera on and press any buttons, the mirror would flip incessantly. It seems that the mirror could not return to its normal position. The mirror seems to be trying hard to return to its proper position. When I look through the viewer, it is dimmer than usual.

Basically, the camera does not take any pictures.

I suspect that this may not be an isolated problem. Some K20D users might have seen the same thing.

Any suggestions? I love my camera dearly.

Thanks in advance.

04-11-2010, 02:31 AM   #2
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a possible solution?

Open the whole thing following the diagram in the following page,

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I greased the moving parts a bit. Everything seems to work find now. It is not that hard to open and put everything back as long as you can keep all the screws.
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