Question about Sony Handycam CCD-TR517 Camcorder

1 Answer

Picture with playback ,but no sound

No sound to the tape when playing back

Posted by on

  • 2 more comments 
  • Any Guy
    Any Guy May 11, 2010

    Sorry that last bit was meant for another post, please disregard it.

  • Any Guy
    Any Guy May 11, 2010

    Applying voltage to the loading motor while it still connected to the camcorder drive circuitry is a BAD IDEA!!! You are libel to fry the drive circuits that feed the loading motor and cause more problems than you currently have. Your best solution is to take the camcorder to a qualified service shop.

  • Any Guy
    Any Guy May 11, 2010

    There are several things that would cause the no sound issue, but the most common in Sony 8mm camcorders is a misalignment in the tape guides. As the guides become misaligned, first the sound will go and then noise will begin to develop in the picture. If you are beginning to see noise at the top or bottom of the picture, it is likely the tape guides are moving out of alignment. That would be my first best guess. Unfortunately, the best solution is to have a technician with an oscilloscope and an algnment tape check your tape guide algnment.

  • Any Guy
    Any Guy May 11, 2010

    Is this on all tapes or tapes you have just recorded? Do tapes that you know had sound in the past playback now with no sound?

×

1 Answer

Thanks for quick reply,dont,tapes that i knew had sound before are now silent.

thanks liam

Posted on Oct 26, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

When playback of tape, fuzzy, not clear picture, or blue screen with sounds


try rewinding the tape and play it from the beginning.if still the same,video heads may be dirty and needs to be clean.i recommend you use a dry head cleaning tape.after which reinsert tape and play it again.if issue persists use a diff tape with previous recordings.if still no go,use new tape and try recording on it,play it back and check.if still the same your unit will require service.thanks:) hope this help.

Mar 12, 2010 | Sony Handycam CCD-TRV308 Camcorder

1 Answer

Playback problem EP


Do you have a tracking control on the
vcr if you do it should be centered during
record It can be adjusted during playback
to clear up the picture adjust it for the best
picture

If you dont have a tracking control on the
vcr then it may require a mechanical adjustment
of the backtension or guidepost which requires
special tools to perform

Nov 18, 2007 | JVC HR-A592U S-VHS VCR

1 Answer

Vhs SP tapes


It sounds like the tapes may be physically damaged, wrinkled or creased. This may have been done when they were played in whatever machine you used 5 years ago. Tapes can also be damaged in storage by heat or humidity. Tapes should also be stored on end in their boxes, not flat. If these tapes were stored flat, the bottom edge might have gotten wrinkled. This can damage the control track and cause playback issues.

May 09, 2009 | Sony SLV-D380P DVD Player/VCR

1 Answer

My jvc hr-s8700 has no hifi stereo playback


The VCR stereo playback sound is only available through the AV/SCART connection and will not work through the coaxial antenna cable.

Cheers

Jan 08, 2009 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Distorted sound on playback, samsung mini dv camcorder.


Try a DV tape cleaner first. If that doesn't work, see what it would take to get the audio heads realigned. Any camera store can do that for you.

Dec 18, 2008 | Samsung SC-D67 Mini DV Digital Camcorder

1 Answer

Vidio recorder when i record it wont play back what is recorded but it will play pre recorded tapes Is it campatable for LG television please model no VR550/07


If it plays back pre recorded tapes then there is nothing wrong with that section of the unit. Does it playback audio and not picture or does it not playback anything.
Also, when trying to playback a recording what is seen of the screen? Snow(black and white dots or wiggly picture?

The unit uses two separate circuits to record and playback tapes. Is any thing else connected to the unit while you are recording? If you are using anything plugged into other ports on the recorder it may not see the camera input causing it to not record anything..

Feb 03, 2008 | Dishwashers

2 Answers

No Picture, sound or anything during playback...


cleaning cassette may help - if the picture comes back but soon goes blue screen ? your heads need thorough cleaning or replacement ;

Jul 30, 2007 | Canon ZR100 Mini DV Digital Camcorder

1 Answer

Will not playback tapes


a sony cleaning cassette may clear the gunk from your friend ' s possibly ? bad tapes ( do not rewind it - or the gunk will be redeposited ) ; if still no video , get an estimate to have your heads and guides cleaned . . . professionally ;

Jul 02, 2007 | Sony Handycam CCDTRV118 Camcorder

1 Answer

Playback not working


Hai, Clean Video Head with Head cleaning Cassatte & check the picture. udupi M/s.Prathiksha Electronics

Mar 18, 2007 | Canon MV450i Mini DV Digital Camcorder

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony Handycam CCD-TR517 Camcorder Logo

145 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Video Cameras Experts

Larry Stiles
Larry Stiles

Level 2 Expert

286 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

101580 Answers

Sheryl Bahr
Sheryl Bahr

Level 2 Expert

65 Answers

Are you a Sony Video Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...