Having problems with your Canon EOS 60D 18 Megapixel SLR Digital Camera w/ Tamron 17-50 VC Lens ?

Canon 60d Card write protected FAULT anyone had it fixed


\015 Anyone had the Canon 60d Card write protected fault fixed, my camera has fallen to the usual SD card slot fault of not playing ball with any SD card, this looks to be a real nasty fault on the 60d cameras.\012Has anyone any rough idea of the cost of hardware fix from canon.\012Or found a temporary fix around this ?\015

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