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Two switches on my Konica Minolta A2 don't work: they are the circular direction switch on the camera back, and the ISO change switch on the left side. Also the anti-shake lamp lights up sometimes and will not turn off. Can this be repaired?

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To repair it the camera must be taken apart, and the switches teated with circuit cleaning solution or replaced.
Most likely yes if the switches are broken the repair wont be much
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