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Image in viewfinder

I have a Panasonic ag-460, the problem is that the image in the viewfinder looks like a black and white negative. This image is recorded on tape as a color negative. I did take this camera to an authorized repair facility,but their answer to the problem was hard to believe (I am technically incline). Then they wanted to know if I wanted them to throw the camera away for me. I would like to know where the problem with this camera lies,is it one of the circuit boards ?? ANY HELP would be greatly appreciated , Thanks, Mark

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Problem is most likely surface mount capacitors on the video process board. Best solution would be replace the process board, but parts for this camera are long out of production. It would probably cost less to replace the camera.

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If the camera has no invert switch in its body then you have a fault in the Y signal board it should be checked by qualified but try to look up for the invert swith inthe camera body !!! regards and please don't forget to rate

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