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Nikon D70 not pwering on

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I have a major problem with my Nikon D70, and I am a new user of a digital slr...what happened is, I was taking pictures when there was a sudden burst of rain, absolutely cats and dogs. I took some pictures in the rain and then when the rain increased, I shut it and put it back. Now, the camera refuses to start..even the LCD display which shows the number of pictures taken, is completely blank. I used a hair dryer to dry the camera inside out, without a direct contact and put the camera in dismantled form, which includes the lens, the camera body and the battery under a 100w bulb to heat the full unit so that moisture evaporates, but no improvement. The camera is dead as ever...what should I do? I bought this camera from a friend last week, 6 days back. I have few local guys in the city I stay but no authorized service centres.

 

I will really appreciate your help and advice..

 

thanks, & regards ... Gautam

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Have you tested the battery in case it shorted out?

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