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Nikon allocated $17.7 million to fix D600 issues, working to restore confidence in the brand

In a recent Q&A published on Nikon’s website, we learn that the company allocated $17,700,000 (¥1.8 billion) for D600 service and shutter replacement:

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Nikon promises to replace defective D600 cameras if the spot issue is not fixed

Nikon issued a news announcement today indicating that they will replace defective D600 cameras with a new D600 or an equivalent model. Here is the full text of the announcement:

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Nikon USA will fix the dust/oil issue in all D600 cameras for free (even if out of warranty)

Who said class action lawsuits do not work? Just few hours after I reported that the first D600 class action lawsuit was filed in California federal court, Nikon USA published a new technical service advisory where they announced a free cleaning and free shutter replacement for all D600 owners, even those with expired warranty. You can send […]

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Law firm already filed a class action lawsuit for the Nikon D600 dust/oil spot issue

A quick update before we continue with the D4s coverage: I was told that the law firm Zimmerman & Reed PLLP has already filed a class action lawsuit in California federal court for the Nikon D600 dust/oil spot issue on February 19th, 2014. Update: here is another Nikon D600 lawsuit.

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Law firm collects Nikon D600 sensor dust/spot complaints for a potential class action lawsuit

The US law firm Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein is currently collecting Nikon D600 dust complaints for a potential class action lawsuit – I personally don’t think this will happen since Nikon has been responsive to customer’s complains and has either fixed the issue (replaced the shutter) or in some cases replaced the camera.

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Nikon is replacing some D600 cameras with new D610 models

Since the Nikon D610 was announced as the solution for the oil/dust issue present on many D600 cameras, I have received several reports from readers (mainly from Europe) who were able to get a new D610 camera from Nikon as a replacement for their “dirty” D600. In some cases (I believe it was France), a small […]

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Nikon D600 sensor dust/oil survey results

With over 13,000 response, those are the results of the Nikon D600 sensor dust/oil survey I posted last week:

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