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i hae a canon eos...
i hae a canon eos rebel t3. never had any problems. i left it outside during a little rain. now the power intermitently comes on. it will take pictures and shut it down and wont take them. batteries are charged, there does not appear to be any visible damage. any suggestions
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Hi How long have you left the camera to dry out? It can take over a week for the water to completely evaporate out...We may need to dismantle the camera a little to help it dry out. You shouldn't try to turn it on until it is completely dried out.
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
this happened about a mo. ago. i did try to use it immediate and it wlrked. i put it away keeping battery and memory card in camera . went to use it again 2 weeks later it didnt work. i then took battery and memoryc= card out. let it sit a week or so put battery and memory card back in and it worked. put camera away went to use and the same thing it works it doesnt work one minute working the next not.
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