Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?

NIKON D40X WONT FOCUS OR LET ME TAKE PIX WITH 55-220MM LENS FITTE

\015 NIKON D40XKCAMERA WORKS PERFECTLY WITH 18-55MM LENS BUT WHEN I FIT THE 55-220MM, IT CAN NEITHER FOCUS NOR LET ME TAKE A PICTURE. I AM ASSUMING THE FAULT LAYS WITH THE INTERNAL ELECTRONICS OF THE CAMERA AND NOT THE LENS. \015\012ANY SUGGESTIONS WOULD BE GRAFEFULLY RECEIVED.\015\012\015\012\015\012THANKING YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR TIME.\015

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Hello. Let me begin by saying that you have selected an excellent camera there, possibly the best buy in the market place. I recommend that you take your camera to a local nikon dealer where he can test your lens and your camera in just a few minutes. It may still be under warranty
I think the 220MM lens is a non CPU lens. Change the camera dial to M and see if it resolves the issue.
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NIKON D40X WONT FOCUS OR LET ME TAKE PIX WITH 55-220MM LENS FITTE


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