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Sony hi8 ccd-trv208e pal camcorder

The tape door wont open and when switched on keeps flashing eject tape even though there is no tape inside

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Same problem, same frustration. Just flashing, won't open to insert tape, Battery relatively new. Is there any way to get it to open to put in tape? I hate this technology, not along far enough.

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