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Black screen My JVC GR-D33U gets a black screen when I turn it on. It gives the message that the lens cap is on when it's actually off. Can it be troubleshoot? Thanks. jrdelgado99@yahoo.com

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    Although the model actually with me GR-D33 AG it has similar problem. Whenever, camcorder is switched ON, the LCD display and viewfinder display is blank with message "Remove Lens Cap". Further, no recording is possible. There no such problem at the time of playback.



    Looking forward for solution..

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JVC has acknowledged a fault on their side that will cause certain models to display the "lens cap" error, and they offer free repairs, your model is also on the list. Here's a link to the JVC site : http://www.jvcservice.com/service/custnoticecamcorder.asp?ReqType=CCD hope this helped ;]

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