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My GoVideo VCR had a tape stuck in the DEck 1 side and after powering off and on it ejected the tape. Now deck 1 no longer will accept a tape. Also, deck 2 the tape will not go past a time of 3 hours on SLP. Where do I take it to be repaired or what do you suggest ? It is out of warranty. I bought it around in 2000.

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  • jsclafani1 Nov 06, 2008

    I live in E. Greenville, Pa. 18041 I do have the
    tape out of the VCR.

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It is out of date product, must cost higher for repairing, even then try a qualified technician of vcr around you.

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Here's a list for you :

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A small eject spring inside your VCR having problem you need to take it to service center 

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Hi if you have firmware install it

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Remove all the connections of the tape and wait for a minute then again connect and see it should work.as you said it is out of warranty so you can try opening the device and check out the lens.
you can get it repaired at any local electronics reparing shop.as if the lens is faulty it will cost you much, for any other problem it will not cost you much.

thanks.

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Either the lens is faulty or dusty open the dvd cover and clean it.or check any thing blocking the door.tap the sides of dvd player and then try.

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Best option is to buy new VCR on ebay some thing approx $20-30

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You can try to open the VCR and manually remove the stuck tape before taking it to a repair center, but if you want inform us where are you located so we can check for the nearest service center near you....

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