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It won't register a tape entering

I've had this vcr forever and i have a bit of knowledge in electronics and it stopped working one day and started eating tapes so i took it apart and found out it was the small rubber band like belt on the gears underneath so i got a new one and put it all back together.....now when i try to put a tape in it it won't take the tape or register therew is a tape there can anyone help me out i would really like to have a vcr again....... ~lisa

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  • lisa kline Jul 19, 2007

    thank you so much i finnally figured out someone stepped on the vcr while i was waiting for the rubber band to get to me....and broke the small connection board for that motor....so it's trash now cause i dont have the gear anymore to fix that...but thanks anyways

  • lisa kline Jul 20, 2007

    there happy now:)

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Check all wire connections again inside, especially the motor to eject the tape.

Posted on Jul 18, 2007

  • Marty marty Jul 19, 2007

    Hey!, I found the problem when you said "broke the small connection board for that motor"...because I said "especially the motor"...so why the low rating for the solution...almost there? I think not. I think "problem solved".

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