Having problems with your Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera ?

I get error 99 with my EOS 1000D as soon as I try to shoot the first picture after switching on following either an auto switch off or switching off using the switch. re-installing the battery cure it until the next switch off.


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Shutter unit is faulty you need to replace it
\015\012its have come err99 problem which is can be sort out with service firmware 1.0.6 update and then put latest firmware 1.0.6
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