Question about Sony Dvcam DSR-PD170 DV Digital Camcorder
I am one of the lead technicians at SUPERB BROADCAST . We are a repairshop that specializes in only Sony camcorders and VTRs
Theproblem that you are experiencing with your Sony PD170 sounds like youare experiencing a problem with the mechanical section of the camcorder.My first thought is possibly try to change the tape,if the problem persist then use the cleaning tape and play back it for 10 sec . in VTR mode. If the problem still arises then you need to contact the near by service centre because C :31 : 40 is related to the Head assy. of the camcorder ,it doesnt produce proper FG.
U MAY NEED TO REPLACE THE HEAD ASSY.
Posted on Jun 27, 2009
C:31:40 code shows problem with Drum (video Head) Rotation. Please use another tape as tape got stuck with drum in threading / loading.
If problem still remain, Drum circuit needs to be checked by qualified tech.
Posted on Feb 02, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jun 06, 2011 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV33 Mini DV Digital...
Mar 22, 2011 | Computers & Internet
Mar 01, 2011 | Sony DCR-HC54E Mini DV Camcorder
Oct 20, 2010 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV340E Digital...
Dec 18, 2009 | Sony DCR-HC38 Mini DV Digital Camcorder
Sep 13, 2009 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV250E Digital...
Jul 05, 2009 | Sony DCR-TRV285E Digital-8 Digital...
Feb 13, 2008 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV280 Digital Camcorder
Oct 25, 2007 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV320 Digital Camcorder
173 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: