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Video camera will not accept tape, Sony Video8 Handycam CCD-FX410

I have a Sony Video8 Handycam CCD-FX410 NTSC.

It will not accept a tape. I can hit the eject button and the tape mechanism will come up and pop open. If I close it without a tape, it will go back down. If I put a tape in and close it, I can hear some motors spinning for a few seconds, and then the tape mechanism pops back open.
I have tried several different tapes with the same results.

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  • IMDOCNCO2 Dec 10, 2010

    PUT TAPE IN WHEN I WENT TO SHOOT IT WENT DEAD. I HAVE TRIED EVERYTHING DIRECT CONNECT POWER , NEW BATTERY NOTHING ZIP. IT WILL NOT EVEN EJECT TAPE. #@^ SORRY. WHAT COULD BE THE PROBLEM?

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This problem can be caused by condensation. Leave camera and tapes in a warm dry place for a day and try again. If that doesn't help, there may be a tape threading fault. This can be something as simple as a broken drive belt, but still will require professional attention.

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