Panasonic replaced my PL 100-400 with a new lens

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glassoholic Senior Member • Posts: 3,105
Panasonic replaced my PL 100-400 with a new lens
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In a few days I will pick up a brand new replacement Panaleica 100-400 lens from Panasonic Australia! Thank you and my dealer.

The weather seal had become really chewed up due I believe to the slightly different position of the seal compared to Oly lenses on my EM1.2. It was a very tight mount from day one.

I reported before on how hard it was to try and get through to Panasonic repairs on your own (a call centre that knew nothing) so fortunately I had a supportive dealer who I bought it new from and less than two weeks later a brand new lens.

This is yet another example of replacement vs repair for this particular lens. Good if you are under warranty but....

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