Question about Sony Handycam DCR-TRV110 Camcorder

1 Answer

Display Error C:31:42

Hello,

 

When I rewind or play my Hi 8 Tapes on my DCR-TRV110 camcorder, the camcorder stops, makes a beeping sound and displays a message: C:31:42

 

Unfortunately, I no longer have my manual.  What do you recommend?

 

Grant

Posted by on

  • Sim1 Nov 06, 2007

    Hello,

    Thank you for your response. I tried what you suggested and it did not work. I removed the battery and installed another battery. I plugged the AC power adapter into the camcorder and that did not work either. I think it is more than what you are suggesting. It seems to go into this warning mode fairly quickly.

    So you know, I finally found the manual. It says that if the message starts with C and not E, then it is something I can fix. However, I have played with it over and over again to no avail.

    Can you continue to look into this?

    Grant

  • Sim1 Nov 09, 2007

    Hello,

    It is now November 8th but I haven't heard back from my first reply on Nov 6th. Just wondering how you are making out.

    Grant

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 709 Answers

The Sony website trouble code sais your Camcorder has a problem and needs a power reset.

The remedy in the SONY troubleshooting guide is copied below.

  1. Turn off the camcorder.
  2. Remove the battery or disconnect the AC power adapter for 60 seconds.
  3. Insert the battery or reconnect the AC adapter.

Posted on Nov 05, 2007

  • 1 more comment 
  • Greg Stokes
    Greg Stokes Nov 09, 2007

    Hi Grant sorry about the delay. I just got an email fixya that you had posted a comment tonight. I am on here everyday almost and for some reason fixya did not alert me to you second comment. I apologize. Give me a chance to study this problem further. Right now since the intial research in finding Sony's remedy to the solution did not work, I will have to get back to the sony manual and see if I see anything else. I am thinking now that you may have a dirty Tape read head. Please tell me what the camcorder will do. I am assuming a lot of stuff here. I guess everything works accept rewinding or playing back the tape.

  • Greg Stokes
    Greg Stokes Nov 09, 2007

    Possible solution for you Grant. Check out this webpage. These guys took there Camcorder like your apart and cleaned a purple piece inside and put it back together and it fixed it.



    http://www.pechorin.com/m/2005/11/18/Son...

  • roger893
    roger893 Nov 15, 2012

    Had the same problem, and the tape halfway ejected, but wouldn't go back down nor open all the way. I tried the power reset you posted here 5 years ago and that worked. Thanks! And thanks to the internet for still being here for 5 years.

×

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How to play tapes not recorded by Sony Handycam DCR-TRV130 Digital-8 Digital Camcorder


It is my understanding that the camera won't playback those formats, timecode or not. There are VCR type units for the HI8 and other formats. They should be cheap on eBay now...

Nov 18, 2012 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV130 Digital Camcorder

1 Answer

My camcorder won't play back tapes-or rather, it plays them, but they skip. This just started happening, and we have a new camcorder, but I have a lot of H8 tapes I can't get the video off of.


It may be a tape lubrication thing. Wet verses dry.
Some users swear by sticking to one brand.

Sometimes you can get drag or chatter when the lubes are mixed.
It may sort itself out, otherwise it's off to see the local Sony guy.

Mar 04, 2011 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV110 Camcorder

1 Answer

My sony handycam model no:DCR-TRV110 does not play videos that recorded in tape,but time is moving,please help me


The first thing is to run a cleaning tape through the camera for 8-14 seconds and see if it remedies the situation. If not, the camera has a problem and will need to be repaired.

Nov 30, 2010 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV110 Camcorder

1 Answer

Cannot playback tape on Sony DCR HC36


Have you try cleaning tape? Sometimes, it is just a dirty head. Try to clean it, see if it helps.

Jan 06, 2010 | Sony Handycam DCR-HC36 Mini DV Digital...

2 Answers

Dcr-trv320e


Hi 8 tapes will only play on a Hi 8 machine. I would recommend you search for a place that will do the video transfer for you. There are several in my town and likely you could find one on the internet.

Oct 18, 2008 | Video Cameras

2 Answers

Playback problems started suddenly


I had the same problem. I fixed it by gently dropping the camcorder on the carpeted floor. I know it sounds silly, but it really works. I've had to do it twice, and it worked both times. I hope it works for you.

Jan 08, 2008 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV460 Digital Camcorder

2 Answers

Picture and sound is skipping or stuttering during playback. It happens when playing any video.


This was often caused by mixing brands of tape. Do not use head cleaners more than absolutely necessary. More than half a dozen times or so, and heads are toast.

Use quality tapes of the same make/length, from new, and you will be fine. (the coatings on the tapes vary, and can/did interact with each other.)

Nov 02, 2007 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV310 Digital Camcorder

1 Answer

Playback problems


hmmm, then u have a diry drum head. Try a head cleaner first.

Sep 11, 2007 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV460 Digital Camcorder

1 Answer

Sont DCR TRV16


Smack it!!
And have a look at www.camerahacker.com

Aug 14, 2007 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV16E Mini DV Digital...

1 Answer

I am having trouble playing a Hi-8 tape in my sony camcorder DCR-trv250


Looks like you have a blank area in the Tape. Try Fast forward and you will get again MM:SS:SS.

Mar 25, 2007 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV250 Digital Camcorder

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony Handycam DCR-TRV110 Camcorder Logo

441 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Video Cameras Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Jerry Greenberg
Jerry Greenberg

Level 3 Expert

1689 Answers

Cindy Wells

Level 3 Expert

5528 Answers

Are you a Sony Video Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...