Having problems with your Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera ?

The main PCB is apparently faulty on my 40D , is there a cheap fix for this , or does it have to be done at a Canon recomended repairer? The quote I have recieved is very expensive


Answers :

PCB???? Printed Circuit Board? Why do you feel the circuit board is at fault?

Did you set an "old" film flash in the hot shoe like a Vivitar 283? if so you fried the board's flash system.

Or does the pop up internal flash unit not pop up?

Did you attempt to install a large capacity SD card?

Did you fail to format a new card?

Are you getting an error code like "Error 99"?

Unless you fed power into the camera from an incorrect outside power source cable to 110 volt wall socket OR used an old film flash which generates up to 300 trigger volts, I would have some doubts of the Circuit Board being "faulty"
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