POLL: 5D VF dust – encouraging all users who do NOT have this problem to post!

Started Apr 9, 2006 | Discussions thread
vtpeters
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Re: Just Clean it !!
In reply to denissh, Apr 12, 2006

denissh wrote:

Next to pentaprism lock were is 2 small screws that will remove the
plate and open access to two more locks holding AF plate (S.I
plate)

Pull the locks with the needle and remove AF plate (S.I plate)

Blow the dust away ….

Although I'm not ready to disassemble my camera just yet due to the fact that I still have 10 mounths of guaranty left on it, I'm quite curious about the procedure you describe. I read a simular post on a Rob Galbraith forum, but the poster didn't have the time to take pictures while I did his cleaning
Where is the "pentaprism lock" located?

With the lens not attached I can see two tiny Philips screws above the mirror box. Are these the screws you're refering to?
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