Having problems with your Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera ?

Error 99 Code on 5 month old Canon 40D

\015 My 40d froze up during an all day soccer shoot last saturday. I was shoting with the 100-400 Canon IS L lens. I turned the camera on and off, removed and replaced the batteiries, tired different lenses, change memory cards and still the dreaded "Error 99 Code". Please help!\015\012\015\012Return email:\015\[email protected]\015\012\015\012Thank you.\015

Answers :

Error 99 can be several things. Try the following. Check that the contacts on the lens housing are clean if not clean them with a swab of denatured alcohol available at walmart. also if there is extremely cold weather your shutter could be creating the error. Try using a blow dryer and on the warm setting warm up the camera with the lens off. Blow around the mirror area. I know it sounds silly but it has worked in the past. Good luck.
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