Question about Sony SLV-940HF VCR

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Desperate: Need Part For Sony SLV_940hf

Posted by gary777 on Dec 01, 2007 Report abuse

Hi, I bought a sony slv 940 with remote on line, I was told it was working perfect. Well I had to buy the right remote, clean it, and I found a broken part on the cassette holder, I have searched the web called sony, trying to find the part, no luck, then I found this group. The white plastic like part is located on the right side of the cassette tape holder it is a type of rocker arm, it holds a round spring with straight ends that fit into the rocker arm, it is about a inch down from the the top of the cassette holder on the right side, it fits into the white plastic like housing of the cassette holder. You can not miss it. I am looking for someone who may have a non-working 940 and will part it out. I will buy the part, it just pulls out, or whole cassette holder, there are just four screws holding it in. or please let me know where I may locate this part, I do not have a service manual for a part number. That was to be included also but....Please see jpeg

Gary

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  • gary Dec 02, 2007

    This is the part I need, I have the spring.

  • gary Aug 10, 2008

    Re: Sony 940hf: To Ron & Guest. Here is my email address



    Ron and Guest, I tried to find a way to email you but had no luck.



    Gary

  • ron_gruenwal Aug 12, 2008

    I have a recorder with a different problem. Arm does not advance and lock tape up to Capstan far enough.



    May be ready to sell parts> make offer parts pictured or entire unit+ remote

  • gary Aug 16, 2008

    Guest please replace the AT in my email address with @ and you will be able to contact me.



    Thanks Gary

  • Anonymous May 09, 2009

    I have the same problem. That little part also broke in my 940HF. Because of that, the tape doesn't sit right when loaded. Can anyone help?

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I have a vcr with that and most other parts in good conditon.


email me.

Posted on Jul 28, 2008

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I have a recorder with a different problem. The part you want is good.

Post an email address and I will contact you regarding terms.

Ron

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