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Cannot remove lens

I just purchased a Pentax ZX-7 at an auction. Everything appears to function properly except that I cannot remove the lens. I have pushed the release button ant twisted but it does not seem to want yo move. Any suggestions appreciated.

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Dear Shutterbug2,
To release the lens you need to push the lens release button which is on the bottom left of the lens mount, and then turn the lens counterclockwise. If this doesn't work then it is most likely a broken lens release button, and you should then bring the camera to an authorized service technician.

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Allan
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Posted on Apr 22, 2008

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