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Canon Rebel XS - Lens EF 75-300 1:4-5.6 III - err 01- comm betw

\015 Getting "err 01- communication between camera and lens faulty" on my Canon Rebel XS with a Canon Lens EF 75-300 1:4-5.6 III. Started happening when I arrived in Ireland after flying there from USA, and seems to happen only during daylight hours. It's not a problem indoors at night. Confession, the lens rolled off the examining table at the airport and hit the ground, I was hoping it would be fine as it was in palstic and some bubble wrap, but maybe not. Even in daylight, I can typical get one or two shots off before is start going wonky on me. Can it be fixed?\015

Answers :

As a first step have you tried CAREFULLY (to avoid eraser bits getting inside the camera) rubbing the gold contacts on the camera and lens with a clean pencil eraser? That's one of Canon's recommendations. Good luck.
Could be lens diapharm unit faulty its need to replade.
\015\012Could be camera contact mount assy unit faulty its need to replace.
\015\012err1 some time make camera main board faulty. its need to replace nad reprograme again.
\015\012open back cover and check there is contact mount assy flex and power cable properly plug into board.
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