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Aiwa mx100 (al system vcr)

We've been having problems trying to play our pal system tapes. The regular NTSC tapes play perfectly while with the pal system ones we can only get the audio well. The image is black and white and very bad Thank you for all your insight on this troubleshooting matter M. Serrano worldtran1@aol.com

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  • Alex Serrano Feb 27, 2007

    The AIWA MX100 plays pal, secam and regular ntsc. We had this vcr player for 6 years and never experience this problem before. It is not an issue of selecting the proper player since we do it all the time. We would like to know what the real problem is.
    Thank you

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I have the exact same problem. Any help would be appreciated.

Posted on Jun 10, 2008

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It is being the same TV system. Everything has been the same. It is the VCR which is not playing our pal-system videos. I honestly think the VCR IS failing. What part could need replacement? Thank you

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Have you given thought to the TV on which you guys play your PAL tapes? Did you change your TV? Or perhaps the system seleceted on the TV is not PAL? I am sure you realise that both TV and VCR should be on PAL System for correct colour? Again, PAL has various variations - PAL - I, PAL B/G, PAL D/K, etc. PAL -I is the Broadcast system in the UK and Hong Kong, B/G in most of Europe except France, and D/K in the Middle East and some African Nations. I still feel that it is a System compatibility issue, and not a 'problem' in the VCR, as your NTSC tapes play perfectly.

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If your vcr is a multisystem, select the proper system in your vcr for the video to be played. but if not, you cannot play your PAL in your NTSC vcr. good luck!

Posted on Feb 26, 2007

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    Noel Andres Feb 26, 2007

    according to the specs of your vcr its a multi system, therefore, you can select the right system from your vcr.

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