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Canon E0S 400D locks up

My new Canon EOS 400D doesn't complete the picture cycle when the shutter release is pressed. When I switch it on everything looks fine. The display on the LCD is fine and reports whatever program I have it on. However as soon as I take a picture the camera lock up - at this point the LCD goes black and I cant even power the camera off. The only way to reset it is to take the battery out and put it back in again. On replacing the battery in the camera the proccess completes and the camera is returned to its normal mode only to lock up again if the shutter release is pressed. I have tried with and without the CF card and on every program.

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  • sameg Mar 17, 2008

    Yes, bought from Canon Outlet on ebay - still under warranty. They will refund the money. Question is do I buy another 400D or look at something else.

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Is it still in warranty? send it back to cannon, there is a problem with this model doing that.

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