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VCR playback sound and pciture don't match

I have 2 VCR's 1 Magnavox and 1 RCA. The magnavox is new and so is thisproblem as it didn't occur with the old VCR 1 which was a Sharp. If Itape a show on VCR 1 and play back on same VCR it is fine; and the samegoes for VCR 2 if I tape and view it on VCR 2 it is fine. Only when Itry to tape on VCR 2 and play it on VCR 1 the sound and picture don'tmatch. It is as if the show is the one meant to be taped and the soundis what was on the tape before. But a I say if I pop it into the one itwas taped on it is fine. Any ideas?? Thanks in advance for your help!!

N.B. I apologize if advance if this is a double post but I am uncertain if it went the first time...thank you!

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That is a tape path issue. The new VCR has the problem, usually the guide post for the tape sticks out when it shouldn't making the sound late for the picture because the gap between the video head and audio head is wrong.

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use a cleaning tape. you lost me sorry

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