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[f--] When I try to take a picture with film loaded, it won't automatically focus, and the f-- keeps flashing. I feel I have tried everything! Is there anything I can do?

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  • sinclairjam May 28, 2008

    i can't auto focus at all, it will come into focus but not take the picture, to actual take the picture i have to use auto focus then blindly switch to manual and then take the picture or it doesn't work at all

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I found a notice put out by Nikon, there is a mechanical problem with the Auto focus. U can google it and there is a form to download and print to send in with your camera. The service is free to fix it since it is a manufacturer's defect.

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