Having problems with your Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens ?
Intermittent viewing screen failure
\015 Camera takes pictures but the viewing screen does not work properly -- has dark grey lines running horizontally across it some times. The screen works properly if the camera is not moved for a few hours but does not work after walking about a 100 yards with the camera on its strap around my neck.\015
My most-usual answer: Contact Nikon USA (if you're in the US) and ship them the camera. This will cost if not under warranty, which they will estimate up-front, but it\015\012is the absolutely best solution to the problem!
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Intermittent viewing screen failure
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Viewing screen failure
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