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Blue screen on TRV 260 playback


I have Sony Handycam TRV 260. Last week it started giving message about dirty head. So I tried to clean the video head using nail polish remover solution and a ear-bud. After this, now the handycam doesn't play at all. When I try to playback, it just shows blank blue screen. Can anybody help? Thanks. /Hemant

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  • Shahid Electronics
    Shahid Electronics May 11, 2010

    Never use nail polish remover and cotton bud to clean video head as its best combination to break video head terminals.
    Always use Sony Video-8 head cleaning tape that available in stores.



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Tape head is damaged. sometimes the internals unwind on the head if not done properly.

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