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Error Code 02 for "99 philips VRB611AT21

I took the top off. The tape is engaged, but will not play, ff, rw or eject. Error Code "02" blinks constant. Can anyone tell me how to retrieve the video without damaging the tape? Thx.

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  • Ronald Edward
    Ronald Edward Mar 27, 2009

    same modle same issue with mine. got the tape out and mecanism seems jamed any fixes?

  • Anonymous Jun 03, 2016

    Same problem here. Error Code 02 with tape jammed.

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- does it load a tape cassette?
- does it rewind or fast forward?
- unplugging it for at least 1 minute should reset the error code.
- if not, there is a serious circuit problem which is not likely worth repairing.

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Hey there, Here are some ideas; I would clean it one more time to make sure that its nice and clean try playing a different tape on your VCR and check the channel on your VCR, and thats if you are using a channel 3 or 4 on your VCR, concur with each other. Meaning if you have Channel 3 on your TV you should have Channel 3 on your VCR. Thats a really old method. If you use a coxial cable unplug it and replug it in again sometimes there is no contact at one of the ends therefore disconnecting or connecting it again would help. Just see if that works and usually that was the problem when i use to have problems with my VCR. Let me know if that works out for you alright.

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I don't you can record because you are going from analog to digital with out a conversion proccesor. need to investigate. .type in google problem.

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