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Blue Lines When playing back a tape, there are several thick blue lines across the screen, chopping up the picture. Any help would be great! This just started happening.

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Re: Blue Lines

I have the same problem with my Panasonic and have not taken it in yet; however, understand that its a simple fix of running a cleaning tape through it.... Ill try this...

Posted on Feb 26, 2007

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