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RCA DRC-8295N 3 lights on the front panel all the time Standby/on, and Record for VHS and DVD. Front panel is dead otherwise. DVD tray and VHS will not eject but the VHS did accept a tape and now I can't remove it. We may have had an lightning storm when it stoped working. Any suggestions. TIA Mike

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It sounds like you got the old electrical surge blowout going on there bud. It could be as simple as a bad regulator transistor or IC. the onlt real way to tell is to troubleshoot this unit by getting a service manual and a meter and checking your standby and switched power supply. Now since this is a recorder maybe it is wort a look at by your local repair depot or is there any warrantee left on it at as my book says it has a 1 year warrantee but just dont volenter any info how it went out if ya get my drift. Good Luck

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