Question about Sony Handycam DCR-TRV740 Digital Camcorder
There are 2 heads in the recorder. One for reading (playing) and
the other for writing (recording). 1st try cleaning these heads
using a Squab (Q tip) with a alcohol based cleaning solution (Radio Shack). Always rub the squab on the head in the direction the tape would follow, not perpendicular.
Posted on Jul 31, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
the clicking is from the capstain turning the tape -- and perhaps the metal cage holding the tape.. if it is bent then the movement of the capstain may be pushing it in an eccentric fashion.
send it in for repair.
Posted on Dec 21, 2007
TO REPLACE THE CCD ASSEMBLY. SOME MODELS ARE COVERED BY SONY WARRANTY EVEN AFTER WARRANTY PERIOD, BECOUSE OF FACTORY FAULTY CCD-S -ASK A SONY REPAIR CENTRE OR LOGIN TO THEIR WESITE GOOD LUCK: KOPASZ
Posted on Apr 21, 2009
SOURCE: No picture when trying to record
Check the following link. Call them and explain the symptoms and they
should send shipping label to you so you can send the camcorder in for
repair. I had my TRV38 repaired in about 2 weeks. Good luck.
this is a known issue with Sony
Posted on Jun 09, 2009
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