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My Sony Camcorder DCR-HC48 viewfinder stopped working, help me out..

The viewfinder of my Sony Camcorder DCR-HC48 stopped working. Apart from the viewfinder problem every other thing about the Camcorder is perfectly working well.
I finished using the Camcorder while everything was working well and packed it but the next day I wanted to use it, I discovered that the viewfinder has no illumination. I could not use the viewfinder to see anything at all. I tried to close the LCD monitor for the viewfinder to come on but it refused.
The Camcorder is only six months old and I have only used it for seven times.
Please, kindly find me solution.

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  • lovesuccess Oct 12, 2008

    Kindly give help

  • tpetralba Nov 26, 2008

    I have exactly the same problem and I'm also looking for an answer to this. So, Please if any body knows how to fix this problem kindly give us an answer so i don't have to buy a new one. Thanx

  • smac1948 Feb 11, 2009

    I the same problem. Viewfinder on Sony DCR-HC48 does not work. Is there a replaceable backlight or......

  • yaba4daba Feb 20, 2009

    I have the same problem on dcr-hc46. Can't see anything out the view finder, but the sound records

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Same pb with a HC90.

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