FILM ADVANCE LEVER STUCK OLYMPUS OM10

Jan 28, Photography. By coincidence I had already decided earlier this week that it was definitely time to buy an OM-2n, so I should get one off eBay within a few days. Hopefully soaking it will clear the deposits and clear the lens. I’m following the notice so I’m not sure what I’m doing wrong. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. I am missing the cover on the bottom next to the batteries see photo in link. It probably isn’t worth trying to fix things, from my own experience you often make things worse.

Looking at the bottom section of the camera, locate the tripod socket. Posted on Jul 18, Discussion in ‘ Olympus ‘ started by nancychuang , Jul 13, Jan 28, Photography. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Also, Walmart and most drug stores have a big change bag that they could do it for you. I’m following the notice so I’m not sure what I’m doing wrong. This should cure the problem.

If this does not solve the issue then you need someone to have a closer look. Posted on Aug 24, Under the L shaped lever is a brass plate with a slot in it. Thanks for the battery advice! Marvin Level 3 Expert Answers.

Your name or email address: The battery, if installed will be loose. You can’t post answers that contain an email address. I’ve found ebay-purchased lenses to be more of a problem because some people don’t know what fungus looks like! Post lm10 a guest Name. OM film advance level stuck Discussion in ‘ Olympus ‘ started by nancychuangJul 13, I had loaded a roll, shot it without issue, and then when I was trying to load a new roll fllm just stopped.

But this OM has sentimental value and of course could be used as a backup if needed. I overhaul all my used bodies before sale including new seals etc.

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A friend did it to show me how you were supposed to do it, but it looked rather straightforward, I don’t think he had this issue How to unlock Samsonite Tripod. The salt will dry inside the lens and may cause this problem.

Have you tried releasing the shutter? Advznce had my OM for almost 12 years and today the film advance suddenly stuck. Awesome, I think I got it om01 to your answer.

Olympus OM10 film advance lever stuck

Verify your shutter speed setting, it may be in aevance bulb setting or a very slow shutter speed such as 5 or 10 seconds. Posted on Mar 30, Want Answer 0 Clicking this will make more experts see the question and we will remind you when it gets answered.

If not look here. These 7 buttons only operate some of the remote control options and in many cases the button titles are changed. I’m trying to pack for trip.

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Using a fine brush or a Q-tip, swab the contacts with a small amount of iso-propyl alcohol or lighter fluid and dry soak up the residue with lens tissue. Linda Feb 07, Photography.

You can’t post conmments that contain an email address. Sign up using Email and Password. Or has it worked as expected with previous rolls? The part number for the capacitor for the Minolta X is: If this message had come just a day or two earlier Also keep in mind that the battery avdance be installed in the camera for the shutter to function.

View Most Popular Photography. If you don’t have one, you need a soldering pen and some standard electrical solder. Feb 07, Photography. If the film doesn’t engage the sprockets properly the shutter will not be reset and the film counter will not advance.

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In that slot is another lever that has a spring going through the end eyelet. Well it took some time and research but I have located everything you need so.

Olympus OM10 film advance lever stuck

Just out of curiosity, do you know exactly what job the batteries do? The fi,m thing to try on the X is fresh batteries. I’m following the notice so I’m not sure advancce I’m doing wrong. I know that it’s not worth the cost of professional repair! Vendors on Ebay are hocking this info. Any advice on how to start?

Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. The problem seemed to be caused by the batteries, they are empty or almost. Whether this was an intentional design concept by Minolta is unknown.

Email Required, but never shown. I have had a quote which was more than the camera is worth and i By coincidence I had already decided earlier this week that it was definitely time to buy an OM-2n, so I should get one off eBay within a few days. If you feel comfortable removing the bottom cover, then remove the 3 cross point screws.

I had already bid on an OM-2n by the time this was posted. Back the original topic