Having problems with your Nikon D80 Digital Camera ?

I have a Nikon D80. A few months ago, the SD card would not stay in the slot, then for no reason it started working normally agan. Now it won't stay in again. It doesn't catch when you push it in, it just pops back out. Is there anything I can do or do I need to send it to Nikon for repair?


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The sd card slot is designed in such a way that when you push your card inside the slot till the deepest part and when yout leave it, it fits into the slot. if you want to take the card out you have to push the card again till the deep and leave to get it out.(just like a spring aided trap). i dont think that your slot is damaged.may be you are unsure how to insert the card in the slot. if you still find problems, please write back.
It's probably a failure of the card holder. Happened on my D80. Unfortunately a repair involves sending it to Nikon to replace a big part of the camera. The UK cost is £190 (ca 300 USD) + VAT + labour
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