Having problems with your Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera ?

Shutter jams up

\015 My grandson pulled the shutter curtain out of the glider on one side now it jams up how can i fix it\015

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You could try taking it apart, but it is not going to be easy. If you are comfortable doing this, there is a guide for the 300D here -
\015\012(scroll to bottom of page for download link) - the 350D won't be much different.\015\012
\015\012Personally I would recommend taking it to an authorised repairer for a quote, although you may find it is cheaper to get another one second-hand from your favourite online auction site...
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