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Thanks for your input. Forums Unified View Medium Format All Forums Member's Photo News Abstract Photography Minox Accessories Mirrorless Digital Cameras Alternative Cameras & Lenses Modern Film Cameras B&W - Film & Processing Nature B&W IT WORKS AGAIN! Mayor: An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times. http://basetelecom.net/canon-lens/canon-lens-autofocus-not-working.html

I've checked the internet and it looks like I can get a replacement lens for somewhere around $100 US.I've had the camera since July 08' and I'm sure it's out of geek_floydbloke, Jun 9, 8:14 pm @adam well is not easy to change the flex cable, I replace my flex cable with a high flex wire harness, since april is working perfectly, Matt Granger 105,550 views 6:55 Back-Button Focus: Why EVERYONE should use that AF-On autofocus button - Duration: 4:45. Then when the flexfoil breakes, you will not be able to autofocus no more. https://community.usa.canon.com/t5/Lenses/Autofocus-not-working-18-55mm-lens/td-p/138114

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Thank you. At that point there is nothing to loose. geek_guest, Dec 3, 10:17 pm I have the same problem. I got my lens ino the UK but the Sales of Goods Act does not apply and so i can not use the UK 6 year legal warranty (Amazon UK are

Perhaps I'm overly cautious. Could that have caused the problem? Then take the lens off and then put it back on and make sure it clicks into place. Canon Lens Focus Problem Now it will work for 3 or 4 shots, then freeze.

Anybody know Posted on Dec 28, 2015 Helpful 0 Not Helpful Comment Flag You can't post conmments that contain an email address. × Comment Anonymously Video Images Jane morgan Level 1: Canon Lens Autofocus Repair Cost Since I am on holidays, i guess MF is my next best bet. geek_brian_elton, Apr 11, 7:44 am Great you fixed your problem, but when I took the lens apart the flex cable had definitely broken as described by others so I had no

Fixing the focus on a Canon EFS 18-135mm lens - Who has issues with the larger EF-S 18-135 should have a look at this link.

You may hear a click noise or two, this is good, but don't FORCE the lens.Twist the FOCUS ring all the way to the opposite side (retract it). Canon Lens Repair Manual I think you are right, it may be cheaper in the long run to just replace it. I think that's the main reason why users are warned not to do this.As to mounting filters, hoods, lens caps. kazukied2 1,107 views 31:56 Canon EF-S 18-55 IS disassembly and flex cable repair - Part 1 - Duration: 7:12.

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Thanks in advance. look at this web-site I am considering dismantling the lens but not convinced that it would be helpful. Canon Lens Won't Autofocus Conclusion For me it was worth the effort. Canon Lens Not Focusing The problem is when AF is active , when the camera is moving or holding the focus ring.This is dangerously poor advice.

Thanks! http://basetelecom.net/canon-lens/canon-18-55-lens-autofocus-not-working.html Your assumption is invalid without corroborating evidence. Yours sincerely, Canon Services & Support Tel: 0844 369 0100 Opening hours: 09.00 - 17.00 hrs (Monday to Friday) geek_guest, Jan 5, 4:34 am Same problem with mine...won't but another Canon. Autofocus is dead. Canon 18-55 Kit Lens Autofocus Problem

Aj Qureshi 4,205 views 15:46 Canon 18 135 Lens Take Apart to Fix - Duration: 16:29. Matt Granger 378,420 views 8:23 Repair focus issue with Canon EF 50mm / 1.4. SURAJ Mar 09, 2013 MY CANON CAMERA WAS REPAIRED AT CANON SERVICE- SP RD BANGALORE. this content Fortunately, the broken FPC for the autofocus can be ordered as a single spare part.

No battery in your camera...the lens AF will not work... Canon Dslr Autofocus Not Working MicBergsma 128,934 views 6:10 Pro DSLR + Cheapo Lens vs "Cheapo" DSLR + Pro Lens - Duration: 12:27. Thuya Aung 2,894 views 12:52 Désassemblage et réparation Canon EF-S 18-55 IS - Duration: 24:01.

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Tell us some more! Lens over a few months has worked without a problem. The kit lenses (18-55 and 55-250) are possibly the ones which could suffer most from abuse, though probably 99% of the users never use these lenses with manual focusing, because even Canon Lens Only Focus One Way Richard Quayle Nov 22, 2013 I found this solution worked for me, just pulling the focus ring forward sorted it for now.

I just said one should be careful to not overdo it. Report Inappropriate Content Message 5 of 26 (43,716 Views) Reply 0 Kudos PhotosByNeva Frequent Contributor Posts: 56 Registered: ‎10-20-2015 Re: Autofocus not working. (18-55mm lens) Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Many thanks Isiah Wheeler Dec 07, 2013 This solution for me as well. have a peek at these guys Please try again later.

I tend to move to AF switch to MF to do that, or hold the AF ring to prevent it from moving when mounting the hood. We have been using the camera with no problem for about 2 yrs when one day the Auto focus stopped... The camera/lens will auto focus intermittently but not consistently. Place the lens back in place, with a little twist clockwise .6.

Daniel Fewchuk 11,873 views 11:17 CANON 18-55 IS FOCUS REPAIR (THAILAND) - Duration: 2:27. Up next Solving AF Problems - 8 Common Autofocus Problems - And Their Solutions - Duration: 14:17. Fixing the focus on a Canon EFS 18-55mm II lens (french) - Fixing the EF-S 18-55 II without image stabilizer. Complete gear assembly if you plan to change the complete assembly thing instead of only gears.That's all you'll need.

I have another lens although it's a bit of a pap style so need to get it fixed as it's out of warranty. This means the AF turns in one direction without problem but can't go back; I tried one other lens on my canon and it works well so it is the 18-55 Anyone know it there is a way to tighten it? Are there any suggestions other than buying a new lens?

Many thanks I found this solution worked for me, just pulling the focus ring forward sorted it for now. Loading... Iffor any reason they get some oxidization ordirt inside,operatiing them will clean them.To be honest, I don't have much hopethat any of the above will"fix" the lens, because the noises suggest Anonymous Feb 28, 2009 Hi all, for today this problem happen to me too.

AF works most (about 80%) of the time, but occasionally doesn't. And then you have to accept that Canon would produce equipment which is likely to break on the first day of typical use.Can you quote a Canon document which states that That's when I tried the other lens and everything worked fine, so the problem has to be with the 18-55mm lens. When it does work, Im getting intermittent error message saying that lens and camera body are not communcating.