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Flash 550 lcd screen lighs up but will not fire the flash

My speedlite flash 550 lcd screen lighs up but will not fire the flash.
Have been in touch with Canon on the phone and they said it could be a circuit and to replace approx $300 which to me seems a bit excessive. Should I just buy a new one?

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$300. ? To REPAIR? Way out of line. Replace the unit with a similar flash or go for another brand. SUNPACK flash units are reasonably priced and the have models that work with Canon abd orher cameras.

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Posted on May 29, 2008

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