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Canon 350D over expose

I have 2x 350D bodys one silver and one black. 2x Sigma 18-200 lenses 1x Sigma 28-128 lens 2x18-55 lenses My problem= Silver body over expose most off the photos. I did reset setting ,reload firmware,check settings again but silver body keeps over expose on the other hand my black body have not such a problem.

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This needs workshop attention, metering check. Check the manual there may be an adjustment.

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