Canon 40D without mirror?
I agree, it was not the mirror itself - but the mirror related mechanism that is bad - and will not function properly with or without thw mirror.
short story - mirror or no mirror you still have the same problem to deal with, bad mech.
"I may be a geek, but it pays for the car...!"
|Orange-tip Butterfly by anisah|
from Nature's Colour Palette
|Windswept juniper by Kreber|
from Wind power