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JVC GR DVL 9000 digital video camera EO3 problem?

I have a JVC GR DVL 9000 digital video camera and when i start it up everything is fine...for about 10 seconds or until i try to record or playback then it flashes a EO3 error???? Please if you can help? I LOVE this camera and miss using it soooo bad. I would dance at your wedding if you could help or have some suggestions for me. Looking forward to your reply. Thanks. Thomas

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Re: JVC GR DVL 9000 digital video camera EO3 problem?

In the case no REEL FG is produced for 4 seconds
or more in the capstan rotation mode after
loading was complete, the mechanism mode
is shifted to STOP with the pinch roller set off.
This error is defined as [E03].
However, no REEL EMG is detected in the
1. The idler gear does not engage with the reel disk well.
2. Though the idler gear and reel disk are engaged with
each other, the tape is not wound because of overload
to the mechanism.
3. No FG pulse is output from the reel sensor.
4. No power is supplied to the reel sensor.
5. Tape transport operation takes place with a cassette
having no tape inside.
6. The tape slackens and no pulse is produced until the
slack is taken up and the tape comes into the normal

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