Nikon D40x Digital Camera "grinding sound" Questions


nikon d40 makes a grinding noise when attempt is made to take a picture. does not take pictures. Try replaceing the battery sounds like it's bad and causing it not to work.


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...grinding sound The D40 does not have a lens motor, it uses lenses with their own motors--the problem is your lens, not the camera. Try a different lens to confirm, then send your lens back to the ...


even focus, but it make a grinding sound and will not take the picture. Maybe it's because you're shooting in low light conditions. Prop up your flash, pump up your ISO number, and shoot. 

grinding sound I have had my 2nd Nikon d40x since August. I had to return the 1st one due to the same problem that I am having with this one. I used this d40x all Fall to take beautiful pictures of my

grinding sound and does not focus. Any ideas? This occurs with all lenses. Hi cham4017, It sounds as though the lens has grit or dirt or the like in the zoom. You could attempt to vacuum it however, I

...grinding sound as it tries to focus. Some times the picture will be taken -delayed. Most of the tiime no picture can be taken. Help!! It sounds like you need a new lens. This particular camera does ...

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...grinding sound" I would take the lens off and then put it back on, being careful to align the registration marks on the lens barrel and the camera. It should click into place quite firmly. If this ...

...grinding sound before it quit working the grinding noise should have been looked at then, cameras do not make grinding sounds if they are working properly. the sound is the drive unit going bad and ...

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...grinding sound in side , I have warranty but dont want to be without it , If possible There is a mechanical displacement. Lens has been shifted to side. That grinding sounds come because motor pushes ...

grinding sound begins and the camera starts shaking. I am unable to take clear pictures because of the camera shaking. Can this be fixed? joy, thank you for using fixya. the zoom and focus assembly is

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