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LCD moniter locking up on SB800

Just sent in the flash unit to be repaired, and I got it back and it is still malfunctioning, just not as bad.  When I go into custom settings to put the flash on REMOTE (to shoot in commander mode on my D300), It always locks up once I put it on remote.  I can put in on Master and Master RPT just fine, but it always freezes when I put it on Remote.  Also, when I put it on SU-4, it just starts firing away, and I can't get it to stop without removing the batteries.  
I'm bummed, I really needed this for a shoot today.  Should I just call the company that repaired it?

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  • Matthew Reilly
    Matthew Reilly Oct 30, 2013

    I am having the same issue here, did you ever get it resolved? if so what did they say the problem was?

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I would pack it back in to the box with a detailed description and send the flash back!


Jerry G.

Posted on Apr 19, 2008

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