Having problems with your Canon Digital Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera with EF-S 17-85mm IS Lens ?

Put a new fully charged battery in - the camera would lasted for a couple of minutes and then would not switch on. The battery works fine in an identical camera. Put in a second battery - that worked for a bit then started flashing battery problem and wouldn't switch on. 5 minutes later - it did switch on - lasted for a short time and then started flashing ERR 99, and then wouldn't switch on again. Battery works fine in an identical camera. 10 minutes later - started working again, but the Sigma


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It is due to some kind of electrical contact failure.
For more \015\012details and common causes of Err 99 read the following article:
http://www.lensrentals.com/news/2008.12.31/canon-err99
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