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On the Canon G3 I have issues with the main dial on the handgrip (used for aperture shutter speed and manual focus) while in Manual mode. it will change settings only some of the time! is this usually due to dust in the area and can it be cleaned or otherwise made operational?

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Thanx for nothing

if and when I fix the problem with the G3 I will likely not tell you so that you can charge $9.99 to the next person to ask the same question. This is the kind of scam that I expected and the likelyhood of hearing back form a human being was slim to none!

again thanx for nothing G3guy

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