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Sony TRV240E Digital 8 Camcorder - DEAD!

My Sony TRV240E is completely dead even on mains adaptor, does not record or play and will not eject tape but recharges batteries (with function switch in any position!) Is an internal fuse blown? hoping you can help, thanks, Arnie.

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It could very well be a blown fuse, and if you have some experience working inside these devices you can open it up, give it a try, and you might save a little on repair costs. Pull out the power supply board, and look for any obvious burns. Fuses are marked with a prefix PS on sony devices. check if they transfer current, if not - order new ones and see if replacing them solves your problem, or if it spread further. Good luck

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