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

My 18-55 and 55-200 lenses on my D40X will only work in the manual focus mode. (In other words, the autofocus mode has stopped working.) The problem first developed with the 55-200 lens and later with the 18-55. Any ideas?


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I would check to see if the lenses work on another Nikon digital camera.Double check the A/M mode switch on both. Does it feels solid or mushy when you flip it back and forth?

I will say that both lenses use the same auto-focus gear assembly which can fail over time. Nikon only sells the assembly as a unit, so even if one of the small gears is broken or damaged, the whole thing gets replaced. You cab send them to Nikon or a trip your local camera store may be in order.
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