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I have a HS-U55 VCR. I put in a tape, and I couldn't get power to stay on and the tape is stuck in there.

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SOURCE: Mitsubishi HS-U61 SVHS

When a tape won't eject, the problem can be caused by several things. The most common problem is that the belt that operates the eject mechanism is slipping and not allowing it to eject the tape. This can be fixed by either using a re-grip solution on the belt or have the belt replaced. Belts are inexpensive but sometimes difficult to get to. Most of the repair expense will be in the labor. Unplug the unit and take the cover off. Hopefully there will be enough clearance so you can get to the tape. Try to find the motor and belt that is responsible for operating the eject mechanism. The motor will look like a shiny cylinder, about the diameter of a quarter and will have a plastic pulley attched to the shaft. You can rotate the pulley and belt with your fingers and manually eject the tape. If the tape is around the spindles and video head, you will need to manually move the mechansim that retracts the spindles and returns the tape to the cartridge. While you may be successful in getting the tape out, you need to find out what caused the problem in the first place. Putting in another tape will most like become stuck again unless the problem is identified and resolved. Also look for a broken spring or cracked gear (missing teeth) in the eject mechanism. Please let me know if I can be of further assistance Good luck! - Jim

Posted on Feb 28, 2008

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SOURCE: A video tape has become stuck in my Mitsubishi VCR

Hi, Suggest call a local tv repair shop. Thanks.

Posted on Sep 22, 2009

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SOURCE: HS-u760, tape was stuck.

hi welcome to fixya
do you mean sir the loading mechanism is stuck up?. ok unplug then re plugged first the vcr to reset the electronic board circuit. now if still the mechanism doesn't go back to its original position turn off and unplugged again the unit. then check the drive belt for capstan motor if not in proper place then replaced if worn out. make sure no foreign material that blocks to the mechanism and all the pinch roller that guide the tape are in proper place. then at the same time you need to check the servo drive board for the motor if the voltage is present, if none it might main board failure. at this time you can ask for the supplier for technical assistance.hope this will help you thanks for consulting the fixya.

Posted on Sep 11, 2011

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