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Nikon D50. Mirror locks in the up position.

Sometimes when I'm shooting single frames the mirror will lock in the up position. I have to shut off the camera and remove the battery. After a few seconds I replace the battery and the mirror works. This does not happen all the time but enough to be a major pain. Any solutions.

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Has to be sent in for repair.

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