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Will not stop rewinding, LCD screen does not turn on.

This is my dad's old slr, and it has been in storage, the batteries have pretty much leaked out on teh bottom, and ate away at the glue holding the metal contact plate for the battery, i have it rigged up with some aluminum foil and tape so the battery door stays closed. the problem here is, when i put the batteries in, the camera will not stop rewinding. the lcd screen does not display anything, and there is no film in the camera. I would like to fix this camera, and put it back into good storage and make sure it works in the future. Any help is appreciated, thanks.

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Re: Will not stop rewinding, LCD screen does not turn on.

Why dont you buy another from ebay - it wont cost much or you could use the spare parts.

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