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03-31-2020, 03:47 PM - 1 Like   #1
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Replacement gear for ZX/MZ cameras...

Wasn't sure if someone already linked this, but I found this online earlier and thought I'd share here for those that have a camera from the ZX/MZ line

Guide for the ZX/MZ mirror motor repair:
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And at the bottom, some info on who to go to to order the gearwheel from:
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03-31-2020, 04:18 PM   #2
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thanks! do have a few zx bodies I can experiment on when the gear goes out on the zx-l s that are currently working
03-31-2020, 04:36 PM   #3
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Noted before here:
MZ5n mirror blocked, service manual? - Page 7 - PentaxForums.com

and

MZ5n mirror blocked, service manual? - Page 7 - PentaxForums.com

and in other threads.

Thanks for sharing.
03-31-2020, 05:24 PM   #4
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QuoteOriginally posted by Not a Number Quote

Ahh, ok. Good to know I wasnt the only one to stumble upon it

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Has anyone here actually had this repair performed successfully on one or more of these cameras?

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There was a member here some years ago - Violini I think was his name - who was capable with this repair. I have an MZ-7 that he swapped a metal gear into.
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