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Everything seems fine, but will not record.

My JVC GR-D33U is not recording video or sound. It seems normal, the screen still works, it says it is recording, but when I go to play it back, nothing happens. Also, when I try to transfer to the computer, nothing shows up, so I'm pretty sure that nothing is recording. I reset the camera and bought a new tape to try, but it still isn't working. It was recording fine at Christmas, but the next time I went to use it, which was only a couple of days later, it wouldn't record. Please help!

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  • herman24 Feb 08, 2008

    My JVC GR-D33U is not recording video or sound. It seems normal, the screen still works, it says it is recording, but when I go to play it back, nothing happens, just a blue screen with no audio

  • bigdan444 Feb 17, 2008

    i think that will work, i carefully cleaned the inside of the cassette deck area, and now it works. so, if you have the problem, buy a claning cassette, or if your'e risky, cheap and urgent, use a q-tip.


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Buy a cleaning cassette and play three times and then try to record .

Posted on Feb 15, 2008

    JAYA SANKAR Feb 17, 2008

    If the drum assumbly is cleaned well then you have to check two parts,that is the slant arm assumbly may missplaced or the drum assumbly you have to change.


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