Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?
I also have rapid firing
\015 Did you send it to canon? did they tell you what was wrong and how much it would cost? I planning on heading up to yellowstone on the 18th did it take a long time to get it back? please let me know\015
I sent my camera in to cannon for warranty. It took about three months to get back with an unclear notice saying they could not fix it. If you need it soon I would not advice sending it to cannon.
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