Buying used - risky?

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Buying used - risky?
Dec 30, 2008

Is buying a used body like a 5D too risky in your opinion? What are the 'normal' repairs that you run into? For example, how much is a new shutter? I can get a new 5D or a used 5D for about $400 less,... tough dilemma for me.

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