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My sony 8 mm ccd fx411 camcorder door won't close when tape is inserted. closes fine when no tape is in, worked fine 2 days ago - got 1 tape transferred to dvd but have many more to do - help

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SOURCE: sony kp-57ws510 convergenece prblem

You didnt replace the STK's? You must replace the convergance IC's or you will continue to have this problem.

Posted on Sep 18, 2008

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SOURCE: Sony xl 5200 door close safety switch

not sure if this helps---some of these sets had a problem---the three blinks usually means door not closed properly--remove door and look carefully at it--if it is warped from the heat---the plastic peg on the back of it will not engage the lever(it is a safety switch that prevents the set from working if the door is removed) look behind the door where the plastic peg is--if it is your problem you just have to use something not metal to move the lever and then while in place turn the set on---if it comes on normal--order a new door---they are about 5 dollars plus shipping--if you need direct help email me with the exact model number--if this has been helpful give me a vote------

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Posted on Aug 13, 2009

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SOURCE: TV not working after replacing lamp

yes, the door has to engage a switch and if it doesn't the tv will not come on it usually has a 3 blink error if this is the problem. Is your red light flashing in a 3 blink series?

Posted on Sep 16, 2009

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