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VR8707 VCR. No Rewind or Fast Forward

Deck plays fine but no FF or RW. I'm sure I could fix this if I know how. (parts etc)

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  • Burnee Sep 11, 2007

    Thanks for the response. Here's a picture.



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I thing that you are having problems with your gear assembly on the carriage. FF and RW use a series of gears to move the tape from one reel to the other. If possible could you take some pictures of the gear assembly. More then likely the gears are not making contact or the drive belt has slipped. Granted this is just conjecture until I can see those pictures of the assembly.

Posted on Sep 10, 2007

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    Henry McKelvey Sep 11, 2007

    OK lets see, what I want you to do is to look at those gears as the tape loads then I want you to hit play and see if the tape spindels move if not you have gear issues or the drive motro is not connecting with the gears.



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