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Emerson VT1320 TV/VCR

VCR wont insert, tape in light on, make noise when turn on while tape heads turning, than stop.

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  • Bernice Mendoza May 15, 2007

    Tape wont insert all the way in, what mode should it be on; it does't have an antena or remote control whould that be the problem

  • Anonymous Jul 09, 2008

    Tape went in but will not play or eject. When I hit play it tries to go but then stops. Nothing happens when I hit evect. Tape is stuck in machine.

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Hard to say what is wrong but have seen a lot of problems with the mode switch in these models.the mode switch tells the mechanisim what mode it should be in and the contacts can tarnish and mech cannot figure out which state it is in.

Posted on May 15, 2007

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