Question about Nikon Nikkor 55-200mm f/4.5-5.6 G AF-S Lens

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Won't Autofocus I have several lenses and the 55-200 won't autofocus anymore.  It is only a year old.  The other lenses do autofocus.  The "bad" lense makes a sort of squealy mechanical noise when I try to autofocus.  Manually the lense does not feel like it is catching from dirt or anything like that.  AQm I missing something or do I need to send off for warranty service.

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Re: Won't Autofocus

Im had the sam problem but then i went to the maine 

Posted on Jul 16, 2008

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Re: Won't Autofocus

Of course, lenses are very sensitive, and require clean rooms (dust-free) to fix them, and then tools to recalibrate them.

Some obvious points would be to make sure the lens setting is not (A)uto instead of (M)anual.

I'm sorry to say that after trying to blow air (carefully) in the cracks while turning the dials might assist, clean the contacts on the opening of the lens.

After these things have been done. You'll have to find a service center to have it repaired.

Posted on Dec 01, 2007

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