From here:http://esupport.sony.com/perl/news-item ... egion_id=1
Sony has been providing customer service for Konica Minolta cameras and related products since April 1, 2006.
As of January 1, 2011, Sony will no longer provide customer service for Konica Minolta products.
•Digital single lens reflex cameras
•Film single lens reflex cameras
•Interchangeable lenses for single lens reflex cameras
•Camera accessories and accompanying items (except binoculars)
•Meters for photograph
After January 1, 2011, the Repair Service Providers will continue support for the repair service independently.
The list of Repair Service Providers for each region will be posted on our homepage soon.