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Broken latch on battery compartment

Excellent camera, but battery compartment door does not latch closed; ie. tiny piece of case has broken off. Possible solution(s)?

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  • sy25 Jan 16, 2009

    Need permanent solution to repair of broken latch on battery compartment of 990 Nikon camera. Tiny piece of catch has broken off. Had one suggestion for using tape, but this does not hold well due to the pressure on the latch after batteries inserted.

  • sy25 Jan 16, 2009

    The broken off piece is not available. sy25

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Take it to a camera shop and see what it would cost to replace. you don't want to be messing with scotch tape.

You will be sitting there going to snap a great shot and poof your battery drops out. It shouldn't be too much to repair at your local Ritz or camera shop in your area

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Buy A Replacement Part I Will Give You A Link.
Click Here
Unless Of Course You Wanna Super Glue The Piece Back On.

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Do you still have the piece that broke off ?

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Best solution is to tape (transparent) it.

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There is one solution but u need scrip camera u have to do this take one bed same model of camera take that camera tiny case & fit in your camara or take a sample of that part & go to electronic consumer store if u get same the u can replce it

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    sandip panchal Jan 16, 2009

    or u can stik it on by tape

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