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Sony SLV-D300P DVD/VHS Player Tape Eject Problem

My mom reports to me that her Sony SLV-D300P DVD /VHS player is not playing VHS tapes. When a VHS tape is placed into the machine the player ejects it back out. This is happening with all tapes, old tapes,new blank tapes and prerecorded movies (tapes with the record tab removed). She also reports that the player will start FWD and RWD on its own with out a tape in the machine.
I had her power the unit down by unpluging and replugging in the unit hoping to reset the player.
Is there a any type of reset button or process to reset this type of DVD / VHS unit??

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Re: Sony SLV-D300P DVD/VHS Player Tape Eject Problem

No reset, the infred led inside the unit are bad and need to be replaced common problem, they are located on the ends of the tape mech.

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