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

Will not auto focus with a smaller lens.

\015 My cannon rebel works fine with the 75-300mm lens but the 28 to 90 mm lens will not auto focus.\015

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This happened to my camera. wont autofocus but works with manual.

I cleaned the contact point of my lens and the camera.

simple as that it worked...

I actually cleaned it with "monitor wipes"
I had the same issue with my Nikon d60...my 18-55mm did auto focus but\015\012my 55-200mm only manual focused, i thought it might have been my camera\015\012as i heard that not all lenses are compatible with my d60 but it turned\015\012out to be the focussing motor or something that was damaged, it was\015\012making a very funny noise when it tried to auto focus with it,like a\015\012screeching sound..if this is the case you should get it repaired and\015\012looked at, also check on the lens if it says it is a AF lens,if so make sure th switch on the side of the lens is switched on AF not MF. hope it helps

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