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Canon MV430i switching itself off

During recording/playback/fast forward/rewind in camera/playback modes, the Canon MV430i switches itself off and then switches itself on again. Manual troubleshooting suggests either in record/pause mode for more than 5 minutes (this is not the case) OR battery pack is exhausted (this is not the case as it also happens when AC adaptor is used without battery). Have tried several tapes to see if tape/cassette may be causing problem, but same effect with all tapes. Regards Baffled

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SOURCE: Eating Tape when rewinding in vcr mode

look for a tiny pinhole and insert a pin while powered up to reset the device. if no-go, then the take-up reel needs attention...needs possibly a new or well-cleaned-with-alcohol-swab rubber belt

Posted on May 27, 2007

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SOURCE: Canon zr300 ejects tapes

Hi guys,

Thank you very much for this solution posting. Really it worked. I was about to buy another one instead of fixing the problem. Because you know how the pain is, to send it factory and getting it repaired.

Once again Thank you.

Posted on Jun 26, 2008

SOURCE: Canon Elura 100 won't eject tape

I have been having the similar problem. Try switching the power to off and then eject the tape in the off position. My finally ejected.

Posted on Jul 08, 2008

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SOURCE: During playback, only seee a blue screen.

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Posted on Apr 24, 2009

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SOURCE: "Remove the cassette"

I only got the problem when the tape was bad. Usually the ribbon got folded, or was very wrinkly looking. Eventually I found out the drive was bad, and had to have it replaced.

Posted on May 08, 2010

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