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Canon EOS350D Hi, My old lens has stopped working on my new camera. It has taken some photos but now is displaying fault code 099. Any idea? Many thanks

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  • lav032 Mar 14, 2008

    Many thanks! I cleaned the contacts well and it took four photos and then stopped working again showing the 99 fault code. Do you think the lens is on the way out? Lav032

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Hey there lav032, the code indicates the need for contact cleaning. This refers to the contacts of the lens which connect with the contacts on the body of the camera. The best way is to use a clean eraser, and follow with a blower brush to clear debris. Also remove and reseat the battery, and disconnect any third party accessories. I would also suggest you ensure your lens is compatible.Good Luck!

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