Having problems with your Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens ?
Nikon d80 won't expose sometimes on start up
\015 When I turn on my D80 set in the Auto or P mode, I can't make the camera fire. When I first bought the camera, it would fire immediately on start up. Now, I seem to have to focus on a close object and make it fire once before I can proceed\015
I had the same problem, more often than not it wouldn't focus or shutter release, seemed to be lens to body contact problem so I sent the camera back to Nikon UK. They returned it "repaired" but the fault came back. Went back to retailer (Jessops) and they exchanged for new camera after nearly 12 months. So far so good!
It almost sounds like your lens is not solidly on the body. I remember having a similar problem with a lens. Try starting the camera on A or S priority mode and see it you still have the problem. And check the lens mount.
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Nikon d80 won't expose sometimes on start up
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