Having problems with your Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens ?
Camera will not focus...makes screaching noise in auto mode
\015 When i pput the camera into auto mode and compress the button to focus it makes a scratchy/grinding sound and does not focus. Any ideas? This occurs with all lenses.\015
Hi cham4017, It sounds as though the lens has grit or dirt or the like in the zoom. You could attempt to vacuum it however, I suspect it will need to go to Nikon for cleaning. I have mentioned this to others, the 18-55 is not well weather sealed as a pro lens is. Realize this is an inexpensive consumer lens. One major difference between consumer and pro lens is the weather sealing.
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