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D80 and SB-600 FV Lock doesn't work anymore

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I'm new to this board and was hoping someone can help me figure this problem out. I have a SB-600 and Nikon D80. I set the FV Lock as the functional button, and it was working the first few times. When I press it, the flash icon with an "L" shows up as it should.

After a few days, I tried it again the icon does not show up and the odd part is that the flash goes off repeated instead of once. It goes off about 10 times really fast. So fast it sounds like a buzzing sounds. Any ideas? Thanks guys.

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I have a nikon sb600, the same thing happened to me. the flash turns on, the test light turns on, but that's everything it does. i asked and somebody told me that the continuously shooting burns up the circuit board. you have to replace it... it sucks, i know...

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In whacky situations like this it is always best to re-set your camera and flash settings. Somewhere on your D80 you will find two function buttons with small green dots next to them. These are the resets. Push both in at the same time until the display LCD flashes.. The camera is now reset to default settings.You will now have to re-set your FV button to the custom setting you had it at before.

Also, reset you flash by turning on the power and removing the batteries and re-install them.

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