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Play button does not work

I have a HS-U760 and when you insert a tape and hit the play button there is no response. I have even removed the face and tried pushing the button directly on the board itself with no response, any thoughts?


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Re: Play button does not work

Check the little drive pulley underneath the mech. It is very common for this to crack or break and not drive the takeup reel.

Posted on Dec 31, 2007

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