Having problems with your Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera ?

Canon 40D locks up after pressing shutter problem.

\015 This is the third time this problem has happened. I was just copying photos over, took out the USB cable, then switched it off. Well, I switched it on again, and now when I press the shutter or use live view, the camera becomes dead and the print button keeps blinking blue.The first time it happened, I sent it for repair @ Canon. They said the motor blew. Then, the camera became dead after a few days. I sent it back again, and the tech just replaced the powerbox because he didn't what caused the problem. Now I hope the motor hasn't blown again. =/I don't really feel like travelling back to the service center and the fact that my warranty just ended this month means I have to pay now. Hope someone can help me out here!\015

Answers :

If you extended the warranty and it happens again, I don't see why not. Just make sure the damage is covered under the plan you purchase.

In this case, it is a manufacturer defect, and should be covered.

40D's are notorious for Live view failure, as well.
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