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Need an Instruction Manual for a Hitachi Video Deck Model #VTM181A(R)

Hitachi M181 Auto Head Cleaning VHS
Hitachi video Deck
Model # VTM181A(R)
Serial # 40338269

I don't have a remote, but can deal without - just need the instruction manual to be able to program the channels because it only goes from L1, L2 up to 14...I have cable , it says it's Cable Ready - How to do you add channels and do I need it's original remote?

Please help,

Thank you,


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  • DevilorAngel Dec 22, 2007

    I tried your trick jbshaw. When I press menu - nothing comes up for me to set. I have a universal remote, the buttons on it are as follows: VCR, On/Off, TV, DVD-Aux, Code Search, DBS-Cable, Reverse, Play, Forward, Record, Stop, Pause, Antenna, Enter, Ch +, Vol<, Vol>, Ch -, Mute, Prevch, 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0, Menu, and Sleep.

    Any suggestions?

    Thank you, Angel



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Any universal remote will do.
hit menu on the remote and go into setup.
next make sure it is set on catv1
then select catv1 and auto program
fallow the promts

Posted on Dec 13, 2007


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