Having problems with your Canon Digital Rebel XSi Digital Camera ?

Err 01 communication error on Xsi and Canon IS 18-55

\015 The nose of my lens accidentally touched the sand on the beach. Now I am getting the err 01 Communications between the camera and lens is faulty. I cleaned the lens contacts and the camera contacts. I can shoot a few pictures inside, but outside I still get the error and everything is overexposed. It is only the "beached" lens. My others work ok.\015

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