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Minolta Maxxumm 4 - rewinding too soon

I have an Minolta Maxxum 4 that I've used for about 2 years with no problems. Now it rewinds the film after taking only one or two pictures! I had just shot two rolls of film with no problems when this happened with the third roll (same day/ same shooting conditions). After my second shot, the data screen went blank; then, when I turned the camera off and on again, hoping to get the screen (and camera) to function again, that's when the film rewound. I tried another roll of film (hoping it was a problem with the film) with the same results, and also changed the batteries in my camera, to no avail. Anything else I can do, short of taking it in to a camera shop?

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    My Canon Rebel EOS also rewinds early. The manual rewind button has been checked and is off. Batteries have been replaced.

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Hey Pix4me,
I would make sure that the manual rewind button on the back of the camera is not stuck in, or you're not accidentally hitting the manual rewind button. I hope this helps!

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