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VCR model VHQ 41m

The closest model to the subject one above is the V401. There is no mechanism on the back of the VCR to change the channel 3 to 4 so I can hook up to my television. I tried manually changing the channel on the VCR to 4, but it reverts back to chanel 3. Without being able to use channel 4, I am unable to get the VCR to work with my TV. The particular model I have is dated 2001. I am assuming that channel 3 is somehow internally programmed. Can anyone help--other than purchasing a new VCR?

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Re: VCR model VHQ 41m

Use the remote control. Press the "Action" button and then use the direction arrows to select "VCR'S OUTPUT CH" to change to channel 4.

Posted on Oct 30, 2007

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Re: VCR model VHQ 41m

I have not heard of one that doesn't have the selector switch to change to 3 or 4, Could it perhaps be in the front behind a door or just somewhere else?

Posted on Aug 16, 2007

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