Having problems with your Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens ?

Unable to take photos. F stop flashing and r05 message shows.

\015 I recently bought a used D80 w/18-135 lens. I attached the lens and I'm unable to take any photos. F stop monitor is flashing and r 05 comes on when I press the shot button. I researched this problem and the most probable cause is lack of electrical contact between the body and the lens. I noticed the focus ring is loose and partly separated. A section of the lens mechanism is visible in the area where the separation is located. I changed to a 35-80 lens and the camera works great. I've reset the defaults, removed and replaced the SD card and the remote timer is off. I've cleaned the contacts and recycled the mirror lock. Any feedback as to why the 18-135 lens doesn't work? Thanks for your time\015

Answers :

Do a reset in custom menu and you will be back to out of the box set up
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