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Sony trv18e a few things don't work

Basically the nightshot light does not work even though it is ON in the menu. The focus/infinity button does not work. The volume playback cannot be heard through the external speaker on the camera although it has been recorded fine and works with headphones.

Apart from that it records and playbacks ok.

Anybody any ideas why these things don't work?

Many thanks in advance.

Karl

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Night shot light is "Infra Red" and you can not see it directly though camera will shoot in darkness if you slide ON Night-Shot switch.

Regarding playback volume problem, I think built-in speaker is defective ( open ) and needs to be replaced.
Let me know if you want some more info.

Posted on Feb 16, 2009

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