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Head cleaning. No problems with camera, but 3 days ago Dec 18 camera said it needed cleaning then it produced blue stripes on play back. I bought a dry cleaner, used over 10 times, pass the 20 seconds time, no good. I returned the cleaner. I bought  one in radio shack " clean logic" and the camera tells to push reset button and i can not get the tape to clean the heads. Frustrating. Any suggestions? The camera instructions don't tell anything useful. Thanks. octavius.

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  • Madster Dec 22, 2007

    Same problem. It comes and goes though. Took it in for repairs a month ago and got the tape head aligned... and now it has the same problem again.



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Same problem in SHARP camcorders.

SHARP offers no satisfactory solutions.

Possible SHARP does not even manufacture a head cleaning tape.
If they do it is TOP SECRET.

I will never buy SHARP again.

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