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Flash not charging

Hi, thanks for your expertise.

Two symptoms...
1) Doesn't charge capacitor, no whine, flash ready no longer illuminates.
2) After the flash is on for a while, lcd displays 'bat' even though I swap batteries to known good units. It stopped charging after a time of heavy flash use.

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It sounds like the inverter circuit or the control processor may have failed. This is normaly changed as a complete module.

Nikon, or their authorized service rep should be able to service this flash for you unless the parts are obsolete.

Jerry G.


Posted on May 17, 2008

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