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Tape door will not move; stuck in open position

While downloading a movie to a PC using Microsoft movie maker I decided to change the tape. I opened the tape normally, the tape ejected normally, I inserted another tape and squeezed the tape catch normally, however the tape would not recede into the camera. If I turn power off then on the tape catch releases and opens. I can do this over and over but will not reced or slide into the camera allowing the door to shut naturally.

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Re: Tape door will not move; stuck in open position

There should be a 800 number to call 1-800-555-1212 as the operator for a the number support JVC. you can go to there site (i think)there you can find a local support repair shop. you can a chance open look inside real hard to see if something pop out of place in it. i know it stick a lot, me and my aunt have both JVC Camcorders my is a older model her's is a newer one. i would seek out a support center who work on them, seek out JVC and see if there a local repair center in your area

Posted on Jun 27, 2007

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