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Panasonic PV-GS31 won't FOCUS

I just turned on my camera yesterday and it doesn't focus, and after 1 min it says PUSH THE RESET BUTTON, I do that and still the same thing again and again, I tried everithing, but it keep not focusing, repairing it cost almost the same that buying another one, can someone help me, it doesn't give me any problem with playback, only after a few minutes says PUSH THE RESET BUTTON.

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Make sure it's set to AUTO. Mine was set to manual made everything blurry. The AUTO/MANUAL/FOCUS slider button is on the side of the cassette door near the zoom buttons.

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Re: Panasonic PV-GS31 won't FOCUS

Just a hunch as sometimes the micro will get scrambled so take off the battery as well as the battery or batterys for the date and time. and let the unit sit for 24 hours power back up as see if that cleared your error If not send away to get repaired.

Posted on Mar 29, 2006

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