Originally Posted by Huss
I heard there was an issue with the early ones, and supposedly... Leica took care of it if you sent it in. Supposedly (again..) the later ones had this already taken care of....
Perhaps so, but by the date I bought mine, Leica said "No more service for the R8" and that was that.
It was a beautiful camera, I'm glad I owned it if even for only a short time.