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Pink strips through screen and tv when playing back tapes

All of a sudden when i was going through my old tapes i went to hit play after inserting a new tape into the camcorder and now everytime i attempt to the play the videos back, like 5 pink lines appear on the screen throughout the whole video. it has happened to every tape i put in and it happened out of nowhere! i even tried to record new videos and the pink lines still show up when i try to play it back...and even when i connect it to the t.v to watch it..i have no idea what happened! can someone help me out?!

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Clean the heads - the '5 stripes' are the symptom of dirty heads.

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