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Audio the audio doesn't work properly after a recording. The recorded picture is fine, but the audio is the same as the previous recording.The TV/VCR plays movies just fine. We just can't record anything and play back properly. Does this have something to do with the audio head?? If you agree, what are my options?? Have checked the tracking, cleaned the head with the tape purchased at Wal-Mart. Have tried different channels and sp,lp, and slp with no luck. Think I might have got "taken" with this purchase at Ebay?? Thanks for your knowledge and experience. Have a nice day.

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Does it play back professionally prerecorded tapes okay? Does that VCR have a HiFi stereo option? What is the brand name and model number of the unit?

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SOURCE: Audio on recorded tape

you could try a wet type tape head cleaner but I doubt if that will help but it couldnt hurt. These combo units are built so tight together I wouldnt recomend that you try to open it. I would though look through the front door and look toward the right side and see if something got inserted into the machine and is blocking the audio head. If this dosent get you back audio then you have a curcuit problem and you are gonna need to take her in for an estimate Good Luck

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