Quote Originally Posted by MattKing View Post
This may be a silly question, but are you sure that the meter switch is turned on?
Not a silly one, I was wondering why camera works even if I have turned it off. Unfortunately that is not the problem however.

Camera had a modern battery inside but it was dead. I replaced it and camera now works, excluding the metering needle that is.

I am afraid CLA would be expensive. I will put a test roll through it, but I now have to leave the internet for the weekend. I can read APUG but posting doesn't seem to work from my mobile phone.