Question about GoVideo VR4940 DVD Player/VCR
I get audio but no video when I try to play a videocassette on my VCR. I checked all of the cables ; they are fine. Any help would be appreciated.
Audio heads and video heads are seperate on VCR"s.....the video head might be extremely dirty and not able to pick up information from the tape..this requires major cleaning...manually..not with cleaning tapes....the guides might need to be re-adjusted..mechanically....or worst case is the little ferrite beads of the pick up heads on the video cylinder are no longer there, have broken off. in any case, the machine needs to be opened for service....cleaning the heads manually, you can do yourself with some paper such as note pad paper and acetone. acetone cleans very well, you spin the cylinder by hand while holding the acetone soaked paper against the heads. you might need to repeat this a few times with fresh paper depending on how much dirt comes off....good luck
Posted on Jun 28, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that 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.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 22, 2010 | Denon AVR588 Receiver
Aug 25, 2009 | Symphonic SL260B VCR
Jul 08, 2009 | Televison & Video
Mar 31, 2009 | Samsung DVD-V3650 DVD Player/VCR
Feb 04, 2009 | Sansui VRDVD4005 DVD Player/VCR
Dec 19, 2008 | Dynex DXR24TV 24" TV
Nov 11, 2008 | Televison & Video
Jun 18, 2008 | Onkyo TX-SR605 Receiver
Mar 19, 2008 | Sanyo VHR-5431 VHS VCR
Jul 28, 2007 | RCA DRC8335
1,876 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: