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

Err 99 My camera was reading ''err99 Shooting is not possible.turn the power switch to and again or re-install the battery.'' every now and then ...now its doing it every time i try to take a picture!!!!and it makes an awful shutter sound...what do i do?

Answers :

Well i have so far fixed 6 with this trick yours could be 7
Remove the lens and hold it mount down but at a heightwhere you can see the pins. Take a pencil with an eraser on the end and rub the pins, taking car no rubber its get into the mount mkechanism. ( that's why it should be mount down)

Now do the body the same cleaning the pins inside the camera by liughtly rubbing the eraser and taking care not to get any swarf into the camera workings.
Use a vacuum blower or a can of compressed air ( better in case vacuum tube has dust left inside it) and blow both lens and body free of any debris that "might have got into it>
Re assemble, turn on and if you have done it right.. no 99 error.

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