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Sony Handycam DCR-HC38 is rejecting the head cleaning tape

Though I have noticed the tape ejection function on this camera is slow, I was then notified (across the taping screen) that I needed to clean the tape heads. Got the cleaning tape, but the camera kept rejecting before it could do the job.
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Camera has bad tape loader and or bad tape sensors. sounds drastic but bang it a few times with the palm of your hand. if this doesnt work contact sony service center

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