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Code C:31:23 quikly flashing over a underlined triangle...HELP!

As iam trying to playback a tape this code comes up. The video stops playing and goes to a blue screen with the above code and symbol flashing quikly. Can anyone help me out with this code? Any idea how to correct the problem?

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Error C:31:23 problem means that System Control is not getting Supply Reel pulse. This can be electronic or mechanical problem in camcorder.

Qualified camera tech will fix it properly.

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