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VHS will not eject tape

F14 error onscreen.

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  • wol03reffo Sep 24, 2008

    Will not eject VHS, so opened up unit to remove tape. But error does not clear. Can insert new tape, but also will not play or ejects. Is there way to clear error and start anew? It seems that motor drive does not work - has anyone replace it or have way to verify?



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So open up the casing and retrieve the tape. I have done it a few times and it is not hard. Not sure if fixing it is worth it. I just buy a new one for cheap.

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