Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?

I just purchased a Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSI 450 D camera. The company I purchased it from is trying to talk me into a maintenance agreement. Among other things it includes a once per year free cleaning. They said Canon reccomends this to be done once per year. Do you have any insight on this?


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If you drop your camera in the dirt a lot, I would send it in for the cleaning. It just takes one grain of sand, if left to bounce around long enough inside your camera, to enter the lens assembly and jam a gear in the lens gearbox forever. Most sand will not jar loose again, and will require a repair to remove it. If you shake your camera and can hear dirt bouncing around inside, I would take the free cleaning service right away.
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