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GR-D72 Mini DV Digital Camcorder makes clicking sound when tape running

My GR-D72 Mini DV Digital Camcorder has just started making a "clicking" or "ticking" sound as the tape is running (playback or recording).  This sound is picked up during recording and comes out quite loudly when playing back a new recording.  Previously recorded material still plays fine with no clicking noise on the audio track.  I've tried different tapes but the problem remains the same.  Please help?

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The clicking is from the capstain turning the tape -- and perhaps the metal cage holding the tape.. if it is bent then the movement of the capstain may be pushing it in an eccentric fashion.

send it in for repair.

Posted on Dec 21, 2007

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