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Playback Problem When we record using a VHS tape, we have problems with the playback - the picture jumps, the sound is very poor. However, when we take the same VHS tape to a different VCR, the playback is perfect. The DVD player works perfectly, obviously the record feature for the tapes is fine, but the playback is a problem. Any suggestions?

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Open the recorder, 4 screws at each corner, wipe the playing head and the voice reccognition head, to the right of the playing head head with a baby wipe, you will be amiazed what **** comes off it. DON'T scrub it just wipe lightly, spin the playing head so it's clean. If you have a lint free cloth ( a glasses cleaning cloth you get in the case is brilliant) Try the tape (before you put it in make sure everything is DRY!) and your problem should be solved. It worked for me! and that came from a TV engineer

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