Having problems with your Nikon D70 Body Only Digital Camera ?

I have an early 2004 D70 and am receiving random digital display errors of FEE, CHG, FOR. If I play with removing and reinstalling the battery or memory card they will usually clear but I cannot figure out what is causing this problem. I am using it with a 28-200 lens.



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Okay the FEE is telling me that you haven't locked your lens in at F22. Lock the lens should be an aperture ring turn it to the smallest aperture and there is a little lock on the side of the lens that will hold it in that position. The camera then looks after the rest. If this is allowed to float then the camera is getting a faults input from the lens. The CHG is a card error, possible you have been deleting images from the card and not formatting the card the card needs to be formatted to the camera.
As a rule of thumb format the memory card in the camera after each time you download pictures to the computer. This cleans the memory card and allows proper communications between memory card and camera. Okay you'll love this one the "FOR" error is a known problem with Nikon D70 and can be fixed by updating your camera firmware on Nikon's site that Otta help. cheers have fun
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