Having problems with your Pentax K200D Digital SLR Camera + SMC-DA 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 AL Lens Digital Camera ?

Pentax k200d depleted battery??

\015 Hi my pentax k200d has stopped working... it just flashes the depleted battery sign in the lcd panel. it isn't the batteries and the contacts are clean, any suggestions?\015

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Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Pentax K200D Digital SLR Camera + SMC-DA 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 AL Lens Digital Camera

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