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Hello Everyone, 

My M240's Shutter Speed dial has become misaligned. When set to A the camera reads 1/30th.

 

Does anyone know how to fix this or do I have to send it into Leica? If so, how much would something like this cost to get fixed?

 

Thanks!

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Yes you need to send it to Leica. If it is just a misalignement the fix should not be complicated, but only Leica can tell after examining the camera.

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15 hours ago, jaapv said:

Yes you need to send it to Leica. If it is just a misalignement the fix should not be complicated, but only Leica can tell after examining the camera.

That's unfortunate to hear :(

 

Any idea on how long Leica would take to fix things? I'm in the US so I'm going to call up Leica NJ. 

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In Wetzlar the turnaround for regular (non-express) repairs is about four weeks at the moment, maybe a little less.

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On 1/7/2020 at 12:51 AM, jaapv said:

In Wetzlar the turnaround for regular (non-express) repairs is about four weeks at the moment, maybe a little less.

Wetzlar no longer offer an 'express' service (I asked back in September last year). Yes, the actual repair time is about 3-4 weeks, but it invariably takes Wetzlar 1 week to issue an estimate from receipt of goods, so this needs to be added.

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Thank you all for the replies. Guess this isn't any sort of DIY fix. Has anyone else experienced this issue? I read one or two threads and they said they just knocked the dial and it worked lol. 

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