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This morning my beloved d-lux4 survive to a accident. When a decide to put my camera into the pocket it slips near the pocket and hit a hard ceramic floor. I don't have quite long legs but was some distance. Lucky, the camera balanced and felt almost on entire back lcd surface.


I turned on and everything seems to work fine, lens, focus, display.


Unfortunately and curiously the lens cap suffer a fatal damage by losing one interior grip part and become useless. However, I used to think about install a Ricoh 3flaps auto-open cap.


After all and even small Leica quality was proved once again.

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I'm glad yours survived. Mine had its flash up and after my friend dropped it, the flash refused to fire. I had to send it back to Leica for a $200 repair.

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