Having problems with your Nikon D40X Digital SLR Camera Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens ?

The bottom third of the picture is black

\015 When I play back the picture the bottom third of the picture is black?\015

Answers :

Check to see that mirror goes all the way up

check to make sure secondary mirror attached to bottom of main mirror goes all the way up when mirror goes up

check to make sure a shutter blade is out of place or broken

for all of these set the camera on manual and bulb, and set it to fire without a card, and then take off the lens and look in the mirror box when firing
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