Having problems with your Nikon D70s Digital Camera ?

The 18-70mm lens on my Nikon D70 is stuck on zoom. I can't take it back in to take a wider shot. I haven't dropped it or damaged it in any way. Any suggestions?



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Take the lens off the camera, try to change the zoom on the lens. if it works then your lens is ok. on the front lens mount surface of your d70 there is a small "driver" connection, it is in the lower left of the metal surface . this connects to the socket on the lens when the lens is mounted. by the way, your lens doesn't have this though. if your lens moves then your camera body is the problem. your lens is electrically operated for focus only, it is manually zoomed. if you can't zoom it by hand when removed than your lens is probably broken, many of the parts inside these lenses are quite delicate and won't take much of a bump on the front end to break the inside parts, i know, i have broken a few..hope this helps.
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