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Cant record - error on display E:40:00

Cant record anymore, LED display is constantly flashing E:40:00. If i press the record button the handycam resets and comes back with the same error.

Sony are quoting me £170 to resolve!!!

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  • stuart_beard Mar 02, 2009

    I tried the cleaning with the dvd cleaner but I've still got the same problems - thanks for tryinh to help with this

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It is a typically seems like LENS problem lens got weak and unable to record have u changed recording media tried several dvd -rw or dvd-r what are the results , can u see the lens with ur eyes if yes u can clean it with very soft cloth used to clean lcd's see if it works , other wise buy a mini dvd cleaner with brush on it may be it helps in this situtation other wise the whole lens will be replaced but this is too much for that 170 , pls try the solutions and let me know ,, do try the lens cleaning thing it works in some cases

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