Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?

My daughters Nikon D40 accidentally fell on the floor and now the flash has quit working. It still takes pictures fine it just won't flash. Is this something that will have to be repaired by a camera shop or are there any potential things I can try to do to repair it?


Answers :

Hello,
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\015\012Unless you are a camera guru my strongest advice is to have a professional take it apart to look at it. You could have very well have only broken the flash bulb or caused a connection to lose its seat on the circuit.
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\015\012Shake the camera gently and listen to the flash for the "jingle" of broken glass. If you hear nothing, and are comfortable with taking the camera apart, unscrew the flash housing and check to see that the wires are all still well connected.
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\015\012Cheers!
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