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Nikon D100 while shooting F--- appears and camera will not work

Nikon D100 while shooting action shots, white balance-Auto, ISO-800 . going good until I shoot 200 pictures then "F---" shows up in the display area and camera will not work. unless I put it towards direct sunlight the F goes away.. but when I bring the camera down it goes right back where I cna't use it. ..I changed the ISO higher and still goes to F---...HELP....

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  • ddemails Oct 15, 2008

    Thank you.. What is safe to use to clean the contacts? (You mean the groves around the connections to the camera to the lense?)

  • ddemails Oct 16, 2008

    After cleaning the contacts.. we noticed the lense wasn't hooking in real tightly. We pushed down inside on the contacts.. and the lense fits a little tighter now.. and it didn't happen nearly as much..

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I had similar problem with D80 try removing the lens and cleaning the contacts. that seemd to work well for me.

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  • idare_ya Oct 15, 2008

    Actually they are a series of gold contacts about the size of a tip of a pen.

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