Does your 12-60 lens need service?

Find the information you need to know concerning possible manufacturing faults with the Digital Zuiko SWD 12-60mm

This topic has been covered on the forum, but just for the record - Olympus has identifed that a manufacturing flaw could affect the autofocus precision of some 12-60mm SWD lenses.

Olympus has pinpointed a batch of lenses that could be faulty. The serial numbers to look out for are in the range 230005416 to 230010688. If you have a lens with a serial number inside this range, Olympus will check your lens and, where necessary, repair it, free of charge.

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