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Hi i have a fairley new konica minolta maxxum 5-i hav edifficulty closing the door on the compact flash compartment-it won't slide forward to close and lock-the button i use to ejec tthe compac tcard doesn't lock down-when i try to close the door it pushes the card up-my wife and i struggle to close it-we can't us ethe camera-is there an easy fix-if not, is it exoensive to repair-we only used the camera 4-5 times-thanks-any help or suggestions wil be greatly appreciated([email protected])


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If you bring the camera to an authorized service they may replace the door , shouldn't be expensive
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Hi i have a fairley new konica minolta maxxum 5-i hav edifficulty closing the door on the compact flash compartment-it won't slide forward to close and lock-the button i use to ejec tthe compac tcard doesn't lock down-when i try to close the door it pushes the card up-my wife and i struggle to close it-we can't us ethe camera-is there an easy fix-if not, is it exoensive to repair-we only used the camera 4-5 times-thanks-any help or suggestions wil be greatly appreciated([email protected])


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