Question about Sony Handycam DCR-TRV33 Mini DV Digital Camcorder

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No picture when trying to record

Will play previously recorded tapes. When try to record new material - only audio present - no picture just grey screen with usual tape timing / date etc displayed. Tried changing tapes to no avail.

5 years old - never had a problem before - misplaced manual.

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  • roniak Apr 26, 2009

    no picture while recording, just sound, however when you record lamps, sun, any kind of light, there are some green shadows visible but not recognizable. Videos recorded before are nice and sharp.

  • Anonymous May 01, 2009

    black screen with timing / date displayed but no display...

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Check the following link. Call them and explain the symptoms and they should send shipping label to you so you can send the camcorder in for repair. I had my TRV38 repaired in about 2 weeks. Good luck.

esupport.sony.com/perl/news-item.pl?mdl=DCRTRV19&news_id=95


this is a known issue with Sony

Posted on Jun 09, 2009

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