Quote Originally Posted by BrianShaw View Post
Whatever you say, David, but I'd suggest you read the section on "speed resistor". It might give you just hte clue you're looking for.

I've had similar problem, BTW, on a Nikon of similar vintage and functionality and on a Ricoh... that's why I'm suggesting you give that consideration.

Good luck to you.
Could the battery be upside down?