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    So the day before yesterday my Nikon D3100 came through the post, and the very next day I dropped it...It dropped from my desk onto the wood floor, which is about 2-3 feet? I quickly picked the camera up and checked to see if it worked. I turned it on and the Auto focus was working fine, the manual focus was fine, and everything else worked, no problems. However, today, I noticed a scratch on the lens, near the glass (not on the glass itself, but on the writing) I don't know if its from the previous owner. From the nature of the fall, it doesnt seem like a scratch could take place there...
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    Cool story.
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    Take the lens off, and shake it gently? If you can hear a rattling sound, that is probably a bad sign.. as for the scratch, if it's not deep and/or on the middle of the lens, should be fine? I hope it is
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    a scratch won't affect the performance.
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    cool story bro
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    Ok thanks for telling us
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    oh no!!!
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    (Original post by LDS16)
    Take the lens off, and shake it gently? If you can hear a rattling sound, that is probably a bad sign.. as for the scratch, if it's not deep and/or on the middle of the lens, should be fine? I hope it is

    Hi, I gently shook it,its not a rattling noise, theres something moving inside but its very faint. I shook it a bit harder and heard something.
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    (Original post by KabirAhmad)
    Hi, I gently shook it,its not a rattling noise, theres something moving inside but its very faint. I shook it a bit harder and heard something.
    okay well if it works now I doubt it'll suddenly stop working. It's fine if it's just a little noise, just not like you've got stones in a tin can.
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    (Original post by LDS16)
    okay well if it works now I doubt it'll suddenly stop working. It's fine if it's just a little noise, just not like you've got stones in a tin can.
    Thank you ever so much
 
 
 
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