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Battery I have a Canon SLR 35mm and I have bought a lot of batteries in the pat two months. I am a photographer and I know what I am doing most of the time. I can not figure out why my brand new battery keeps dying on me after 1 or 2 shots. At first I thought maybe it was just the shelf life had expired on these things. Everyplace I go it does not matter. Any suggestions?

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Re: Battery

If this camera is a Canon Rebel K2 the problem may be that it might need a new main drive motor. I have replaced two drive motors in the last couple of days in these cameras. When the motor starts to go bad the film transport may stop in mid cycle and the battery check indicator starts to blink. The battery draw becomes excessive and the camera shuts down. Of course, there may be other problems but this a common one. Hope this helps.

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