Having problems with your Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens ?
"Lens not attached" warning when lens is in fact attached.
\015 Haven't even had the camera for over two months. Suddenly after normal use the camera gives me a problem stating "Lens not attached!" on the settings screen. It will take photos in Manual mode, but camera is not detecting lens. Have tried removing lens, cleaning connections, etc. with no luck. Using standard Nikor 18-55mm lens.\015
Hello. Check the area around the lens mount carefully - specifically the contacts. Make sure all are clean and protruding the same. If one is lower than the rest, try 'flicking' it with a fingernail (lightly) to see if it will pop up to the height of the others. It may have dirt or a particle of dust lodged. If this doesn't help, get the lens to Nikon for a check-up.
Sorry guys dont mean to seem smart but if it is in warranty bring it back to where you bought it. Its their job to fix it.
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