Question about Panasonic Palmcorder PV-DV203 Mini DV Digital Camcorder

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No record or playback

Have Panasonic Mini DV model# PV-DV203D. It has suddenly refused to record or playback. Nothing appears broken. Other secondary functions are OK PV-DV203D camera will come on & start recording or playback, but will stop after 5 seconds. Power light goes from solid red to flashing red, then it will power off by itself. This happened after successfully recording multiple events, but the last one shut down and would not restart properly. Tried with two batteries, both fully charged. Is there a reset button??

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  • aaemomof3 Dec 12, 2008

    I have the same exact problem and I cant find the manual.

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Had the same problem, it seems to do fine without a tape in it :so I took the tape in and out a few times and I guess the alighnment was better so it works for Now..So Give it a try

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CLEANING” appears during recording. During
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