Having problems with your Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens ?

Nikon D40 will not focus when shutter pressed 1/2 down

\015 I am using a Nikon D40 with a Nikon DX AF-S NIKKOR 18-55mm 1:3.5-5.6 GII ED lens.Have had the camera for 1.5 years, and it has worked just fine with the exact same set up until now. Problem:When i press the shutter button half way down (no matter what setting the camera is on) it does not make any mechanical focusing sound and (obviously) cannot focus into any target. I cannot take any pictures due to this.\015

Answers :

Has the lens stuck up? put it temporarily on 'M" and try to turn the focus ring. this should be freely turning;

otherwise you may want to check the camera body to lens electrical contacts (silver).. a small dab of alcohol to a q-tip.. make sure its not that wet..then try to clean the contacts.
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