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Steve Siegel January 17th, 2013 02:59 PM

EX3 routine maintenance
 
I have an EX3. Two years old, no problems. Do people send these to Sony periodically for "a check up"?

Dave Sperling January 17th, 2013 05:42 PM

Re: EX3 routine maintenance
 
My personal feeling is that "If it ain't broke... keep it working"
You may want to update to the latest firmware; and servicing might be a good idea if the camera or lens has gotten really dusty. But with a minimum of moving parts, if the camera works great keep going with it. It's not as though you need to have the belts tightened...

Jack Zhang January 17th, 2013 10:10 PM

Re: EX3 routine maintenance
 
Might want to do a Auto FB adjust once in a while if you're using the stock lens.

Alister Chapman January 18th, 2013 09:18 AM

Re: EX3 routine maintenance
 
Never serviced any of my EX's other than a good clean with a paint brush to get dust and dirt out of all the little corners etc. Also as suggested above I always used to check the FB every month or so.


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