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FL-50 Repair Hi, I was shooting a wedding recently when I dropped my E-510 with the FL-50 attached to it and the tinycycler. The tinycycler was around my neck and I was thinking it was my camera around my neck... needless to say, disaster!! The camera appears to be fine, the flash however, pulled apart just above the hotshoe breaking off the screws and the wires are showing. There is a little white connector that came loose, I'm not sure what to do. The flash doesn't even power on. Does any one know a reputable repair shop? This is a brand new flash, first time I used it. Thanks for the input.. Nellie

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Here is the part that you need.

It will take some fiddling around with very small parts to get that installed.
Or you can send it in to Olympus- I know a couple of people that have been charged ~$50 for the repair and Olympus also reconditions everything as well.

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