How to mount and detach the EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS lens.
Article ID: ART109026 | Date published: 05/11/2015 | Date last updated: 08/16/2015


How to mount and detach an EF-S series lens.


Mounting and Detaching the Lens

  • After detaching the lens, place the lens with the rear end up to prevent the lens surface and electrical contacts from getting scratched.
  • If the contacts get soiled, scratched, or have fingerprints on them, corrosion or faulty connections can result. The camera and lens may not operate properly.
  • If the contacts get soiled or have fingerprints on them, clean them with a soft cloth.
  • If you remove the lens, cover it with the dust cap. To attach it properly, align the lens mount index and the ? index of the dust cap as shown in the diagram, and turn clockwise. To remove it, reverse the order