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Canon 5D Mk11 with 24-105 lens shows error on screen stating there is a communication issue between camera and lens. Cleaning the lens contacts did not resolve it. The same lens on a Canon 20D caused an ERROR 99 and camera shut down. Any ideas?

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Error 99 is lens strip error...

you have to change strip inside the lens

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The lens is des connected or not properly attach to your camera if it wont work just go to the canon service center for appropriate check up

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